10-11-10 Bus driver Cited in Collision
Boise, Oct. 11, 2010 - Boise Police
cited a school bus driver for inattentive driving after the bus
rear-ended a pick up truck on Maple Grove this afternoon. One child
plus an adult rider were on the bus with the driver. Neither the
child nor the two adults in the bus were hurt.
What Happened: Officers responded to the
crash at 4:06 p.m. in the northbound lanes on Maple Grove just
south of Fairview. Investigating officers say the school bus driver
apparently became distracted by activity just off the roadway.
Traffic ahead of the bus was stopped at a red light. The bus driver
was not able to stop and rear-ended a pick up truck. The driver of
the pick up, an adult male was taken to a nearby hospital
complaining of pain. Officers cited the school bus driver, a 66
year old woman from Boise, for inattentive driving, a