Two Vehicle Accident Involving School Bus in Monroe

MONROE (WIFR) -- Just after 8:00 a.m. on November 29th, Monroe Police were called to the scene of a two vehicle accident involving a bus at the intersection of 20th Street and 12th Avenue on the South side of Monroe.

Initial reports say a Head Start school bus headed westbound was crossing the intersection of 12th Avenue when it collided with a car. There were moderate to severe damages to both vehicles.Neither driver reported injuries at the scene.

The bus was transporting 16 children and an adult teacher's aide to school. Four children were checked by Monroe EMS for possible injuries. None were transported for treatment. No other reports of injuries from the other bus occupants.

The bus then continued to school.

The incident remains under investigation and no citations were issued at the scene.


23 WIFR 2523 North Meridian Road Rockford, IL. 61101 Business: 815-987-5300 Fax: 815-965-0981 News: 815-987-5330 Fax: 815-987-5333
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 181493831 - wifr.com/a?a=181493831
Gray Television, Inc.