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Three injured in accident involving school bus

Team Radio Marketing Group - March 1, 2017 10:07 am

Three people, including two children, were injured in a collision about 4:23 p.m. Tuesday 11 miles west of Perkins in Payne County involving a school bus.

The accident was on 116th Street at Meridian, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports.

Jeffery Wayne Reed, 33, of Coyle, was driving a 2002 Dodge Dakota eastbound on 116th Street. Kristie Ranee Schroeder, 52, of Coyle, was driving a 2016 Freightliner school bus for Coyle Public Schools and was southbound on Meridian.

The bus entered the uncontrolled intersection and Reed failed to yield, striking the bus on the driver’s side, the Highway Patrol reported.

Reed was transported by ambulance to Stillwater Medical Center in good condition, treated and released with head and trunk internal injuries.

Schroeder was not injured, according to the report.

A 10-year-old Guthrie girl was transported by ambulance to Stillwater Medical Center in good condition, treated and released with head and trunk internal injuries.

A 14-year-old Coyle girl was transported by ambulance to Stillwater Medical Center in good condition, treated and released with a head injury.

There were 16 students on the bus and no other injuries were reported.

 

 

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