Local & Regional
Thu November 12, 2009
School Bus Accident
Nowata, OK – LENAPAH, Okla. (AP) Authorities say no one was hurt when a school bus carrying 27 elementary school students collided with a pickup truck in Nowata County in northern Oklahoma.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says an Oklahoma Union school bus was turning from a private drive onto Oklahoma Highway 10 near Lenapah when the driver pulled in front of the oncoming truck about 3:40 p.m. Wednesday.
The truck crashed into the driver's side of the bus.
The patrol says all the bus occupants, including students ranging in age from 7 to 10, were wearing seat belts.
The Oklahoma Union district is located in South Coffeyville.
Information from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com