No students hurt in bus accident

A school bus from St. Joseph CCSD #169 was rear-ended on Rt. 150 on Wednesday afternoon. 

Superintendent Todd Pence said the bus only had eight students on it when it was hit from behind by a Volkswagen Beetle.

“The majority of the students had already been dropped off,” Pence said. 

The bus was stopped on Rt. 150 near Mayview to let some of the students off when it was hit from behind, Pence said. 

Pence said students on the bus said they barely felt the impact and said the accident sounded like someone had just dropped a book in the back of the bus. 

The car suffered far more damage, Pence said. 

Pence said be believed the driver of the car wasn’t paying attention and didn’t realize the bus had stopped. 

“Luckily, no students were injured,” Pence said. 

Pence said parents of the on the bus students were contacted. Some parents opted to pick up their children. Pence said he took one student home and others were placed on another bus and taken home. 

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davidden119 wrote on November 13, 2017 at 12:11 am

Thanks for inform me.

Jack kevin wrote on November 21, 2017 at 3:11 am

Understudies were on the transport however no wounds were accounted for. The understudies assignment corner were expelled from the transport and seen sitting close to the crash.

Justin Roy wrote on November 28, 2017 at 9:11 pm

When I road the bus, I road bus 169 down in Louisiana.   

- Justin Roy a 4th Generation House Mover

healthyguidesblog wrote on December 02, 2017 at 4:12 am

glad nobody got hurt in that accident

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elamoxon wrote on December 05, 2017 at 12:12 am
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Oh lucky students as they don’t get hurt. I saw a same kind of school bus accident when I was on Kerala tour at South India tour. It was bad accident and few students got minor injuries.


lukenlow wrote on December 19, 2017 at 7:12 am

An interesting story and she definitely deserves more attention. Your article is just the beginning

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stacy1cox wrote on January 03, 2018 at 5:01 am


Generally, there are many rash drivers that end up meeting with an accident. The people were fortunate that there was no casualty. The bus was almost empty and everyone was ok. The car driver should be asked to pay the fine for not paying attention while driving. The accident could have been fatal. 

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