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Bus driver accepts plea deal in fatal I-94 crash that killed Pelican Rapids teen

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FARGO -- The driver in a bus crash that killed an area teenager in 2008 accepted a plea deal Monday that gives him no more than 30 days in jail.


Loren Ernst, the 71-year-old bus driver from Moorhead, was facing serious charges - including two felonies - in a trial that had been set to start Monday.

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