School Bus Crash In Deer Park - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

UPDATE: School Bus Crash In Deer Park

Posted: Updated:
DEER PARK, Wash. -

At 3:30pm on Wednesday a Deer Park school bus was hit by driver pulling out of a driveway. The car was heading East and hit the bus as it was moving west bound. The front of the car went under the bus, causing the bus driver to drive over the front of the car while keeping the bus from rolling over.

There were about 25 children on the bus, mostly elementary school students. Six to eight children had minor injuries. Parents picked up most of the children and another bus was dispatched to pick up those children whose parents could not be reached.

Fire District No. 4 is on scene and the bus will be towed from the scene.

It is unclear at this time whether a citation will be given to the driver of the car.

UPDATE: The accident occurred near the 6900 block of West Herman. The Deer Park school bus was traveling in the middle of the dirt road. A car turning out a driveway did not see the bus and hit the bus. Injuries were minor.

PREVIOUS DETAILS: A Deer Park School Bus has crashed at Monroe Road and Herman. This incident has been confirmed through the school district. We will bring you the latest information as we receive it.

  • Top Stories from KHQTop StoriesMore>>

  • Man Shot In The Leg After Argument, Police Looking For Gunman

    Man Shot In The Leg After Argument, Police Looking For Gunman

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:39 AM EDT2014-04-24 09:39:34 GMT
    A man is recovering after he was shot in the leg near Brown and Riverside in Spokane earlier Thursday morning. The shooting was called out at 1:45 a.m. Detectives say the shooting followed an argument a bar called the Lion's Lair.More >>
    A man is recovering after he was shot in the leg near Brown and Riverside in Spokane earlier Thursday morning. The shooting was called out at 1:45 a.m. Detectives say the shooting followed an argument a bar called the Lion's Lair.
    More >>
  • Court Documents: Man Comes At Boy With Running Chainsaw As Form Of Punishment

    Court Documents: Man Comes At Boy With Running Chainsaw As Form Of Punishment

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:46 AM EDT2014-04-24 06:46:13 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Tuesday morning investigators, including a SWAT team executed search warrants on two homes believed to be involved in a string of recent burglaries.More >>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Tuesday morning investigators, including a SWAT team executed search warrants on two homes believed to be involved in a string of recent burglaries. In all, 9 people were detained and Wednesday we learned two men were arrested. 41-year-old Robert Pearson and 40-year-old Dennis Blessing are now facing charges including trafficking in stolen property.More >>
  • Jury Finds Arteaga Guilty Of Murder

    Jury Finds Arteaga Guilty Of Murder

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:14:03 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - It took a jury only a little more than two hours on Wednesday to find Daniel Arteaga guilty for the murder of Kim Schmidt. The prosecution said Arteaga was very jealous that his relationship was ending with Schmidt and she was moving on.More >>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - It took a jury only a little more than two hours on Wednesday to find Daniel Arteaga guilty for the murder of Kim Schmidt. The prosecution said Arteaga was very jealous that his relationship was ending with Schmidt and she was moving on. They say that's part of the reason why he decided to kill her at the beginning of 2012. The defense disagreed saying that Arteaga was not there when she died and they think she may have even died of suicideMore >>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KHQ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.