Semi-truck hits school bus east of Cambridge


This crash between a school bus and semi-truck occurred March 11 at 4:52 p.m. Photo courtesy of Val Pillion
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Idaho State Police report:
 Idaho State Police is investigating a crash involving a school bus that occurred on Monday, March 11, 2024, at approximately 4:52 p.m. northbound on U.S. 95 at milepost 115 in Washington County.
 A 67-year-old male from Midvale, was traveling northbound on U.S. 95 in a 2016 school bus, transporting two juveniles. While the bus was temporarily stopped for unloading, it was struck from behind by a 2024 Peterbilt semi-truck and trailer being driven by a 56-year-old male from Stites. The school bus overturned and both vehicles came to rest in the roadway.
 The drivers of the school bus and semi-truck were transported via ground ambulance to a local hospital. The two juveniles were transported via personal vehicle to a local hospital.
 The highway was completely blocked for approximately five hours.
 This incident remains under investigation by the Idaho State Police.
 More information on the crash will be provided as it becomes available.

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