Massillon, Ohio (AP) -- A uniformed escort for two school buses that crashed in Ohio says he will fight charges of impersonating a police officer.
Fifty-five-year-old Doc Shaffer, who runs a funeral escort service in the Canton area, faces arraignment Friday in Barberton.
Authorities say his uniform and three-wheel motorcycle markings resemble those of the sheriff's department.
He was escorting two Massillon school buses home from a state football playoff game in Akron when the buses collided on interstate 77 in November.
Twenty-one band members were injured.
A motorist complained that Shaffer cut him off and wouldn't allow him to pass the buses when the accident occurred.
Shaffer denies any wrongdoing.
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