Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police


Contact: BPD Media Relations Office
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Boise Police responding to crash involving a school bus and pickup truck.

Boise Police are responding to an injury crash involving a school bus and a pickup truck.  The crash happened in the intersection of W. Victory Rd. and S. Trabuco Ave. around 1:30 p.m. There were 45 children on the bus and at this time none of the children appear to have serious injuries. The driver of the other vehicle and a passenger in that vehicle were transported to the hospital. The driver was listed in critical condition. 

The school bus was transporting students from Borah High School to the Dennis Technical Education Center. The Boise School District has been reaching out to parents of the students on the school bus. 

Boise Police are working on traffic control in the area and drivers are asked to avoid the area.  Victory is shut down between Maple Grove and Cole. Crash reconstruction is underway and the investigation is ongoing.