Johnthony Walker appeared in court Tuesday morning. This is a file photo from a previous court appearance. (Photo: Staff)

On Tuesday morning, a judge set a trial date for Johnthony Walker—who was driving the school bus that crashed and killed six children last November.

The trial is slated to start Feb. 27, and a motion hearing is scheduled for Dec. 19, NewsChannel 9 reported

Last month, Judge Don Poole lowered the bond for Walker. Click here for more about that.


Walker is charged with multiple counts of vehicular homicide. Click here for more background.