Stories tagged: school bus
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
A man suspected of causing a crash involving a school bus and another car will face vehicular assault charges, Spokane police said.
Sun., Dec. 23, 2018
School districts throughout the U.S. are struggling to find school bus drivers, a challenge that has worsened with low unemployment and a strong economy.
Fri., May 18, 2018
An elementary school student was hit by a motorcycle after getting off his school bus in Lake Stevens, Washington.
Mon., April 9, 2018
At least 27 children were killed Monday when their school bus skidded off a mountain road into a gorge in the foothills of the Himalayas, officials said.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017
A fire erupted on a school bus after it backed into a ditch in western Iowa early Tuesday, killing a student and the bus driver, investigators said.
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017
A pickup truck collided head-on with a school bus in northeastern Montana, killing the drivers of both vehicles and injuring four eighth-graders on their way to Havre for a field …
Wed., May 17, 2017
Authorities say a school bus flipped on its side in a hit-and-run accident in eastern Pennsylvania, sending more than a dozen people to the hospital, including two students with trauma …
Mon., May 15, 2017
A bus carrying Philadelphia schoolchildren on an eighth-grade class trip was involved in a serious accident on I-95 in Maryland on Monday.
Fri., May 12, 2017
Officials with the Blaine County School District say its transportation director has resigned following a school bus crash that rolled over and injured more than a dozen students in April.
Thu., May 4, 2017
A school district in Washington that installed traffic-enforcement cameras on 15 school buses has begun to fine drivers after issuing warnings throughout April.
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017
At least a dozen students were hospitalized after their school bus rolled over on a rural Idaho highway on Tuesday, police said.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017
The Washington State Patrol has released the names of a school bus driver and a semitruck driver involved in a collision Friday morning near Colville.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017
A school bus carrying 25 elementary students collided with a semi truck Friday morning on U.S. Highway 395 north of Colville, seriously injuring the bus driver and leaving a number …
Wed., April 5, 2017
Massachusetts State Police say 19 students were taken to the hospital with minor injuries after their school bus was involved in a crash.
Tue., March 21, 2017
The mother of a 4-year-old special education student who was left sleeping on an empty Tillamook County school bus has filed a lawsuit.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017
A bill that would require school buses to have seat belts is being considered by lawmakers in Washington, one of more than a dozen states where school seat belt measures …
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017
Police in Virginia say a school bus with 23 students on board overturned in Dinwiddie County.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016
There were no serious injuries when a Whitefish School District bus slid off an icy road and overturned on its side in northwest Montana.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016
Elementary school students in eastern North Carolina are being treated for injuries after their school bus overturned when the driver said he swerved to avoid deer that ran in front …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016
The head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Thursday re-emphasized the agency’s call for seat belts on school buses in the aftermath of a crash in Chattanooga that …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 21, 2016
Six people were killed Monday when a Chattanooga school bus with 35 young children aboard crashed, turned on its side and wrapped around a tree, according to the district attorney.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016
Five schoolchildren from Betty Kiefer Elementary School received minor injuries Thursday afternoon when an SUV slammed into the back of their school bus near Rathdrum. None of the kids was …
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016
The Baltimore school bus driver who died along with five others in a collision with a commuter bus was found at fault in three traffic-related cases in the last eight …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016
A school bus, blocks away from its first stop Tuesday morning, rear-ended a car, then ricocheted off a roadside pillar into an oncoming commuter bus in a crash that killed …
Wed., May 18, 2016
A man was arrested Wednesday after appearing to follow a school bus and then leading Shoshone County Sheriff’s deputies on a high speed chase.
Fri., April 17, 2015
Airway Heights Mayor Patrick Rushing suspects politics are behind increased interest in a noninjury crash involving a school bus he drove in January. “You know the saying, ‘Hold your friends …
Sat., Nov. 1, 2014
Humming school buses often alert a fuzzy feline it’s time to take his post on the sidewalk, gathering strokes, scratches, a few cuddles and likely a treat, too, from students …
UPDATED: Wed., March 5, 2014
An early morning slide off sent eight students of the Mary Walker School District in Stevens County to the hospital, according to district administrators.
Fri., Sept. 13, 2013
No students were injured in a collision between a car and a school bus in Deer Park this morning.
Sat., Oct. 20, 2012
Video footage of a Spokane school bus driver repeatedly forcing a special-needs kindergartner into his seat has cost the man his job. The firing this month has sparked uproar among …