Nov. 3, 2016 – West Bend, WI – School bus collision – 800 Block of Roosevelt Drive
On November 2, 2016, at 7:06 a.m., a school bus had picked up Badger Middle School students and was en route to the school with over 50 students on board.
The bus was westbound in the 800 block of Roosevelt Drive when the driver attempted to pass a City of West Bend garbage truck. The bus sideswiped the garbage truck causing damage to both the bus and garbage truck.
None of the students on the bus were injured. The students were transferred to another bus and transported to school.
The 73-year-old driver of the school bus was cited for Improper Passing.