WHAT: 3 Vehicle Property Damage Crash
WHERE: Old Route 45 @ 3100N (Iroquois County)
WHEN: Monday, January 13, 2019, 7:46 a.m.
VEHICLE: Unit One: Gray 2007 Pontiac Grandprix
Unit Two: Beige 2000 Ford F-250
Unit Three: Yellow 2019 IC School Bus
DRIVER: Unit One: Reid Busick, 18, Chebanse
Unit Two: Joel Rodriguez, 29, Clifton
Unit Three: Leo Hoaglund, 71, Clifton
PASSENGERS: Unit One: 14 year old from Chebanse
Unit Two: N/A
Unit Three: 5 and 6 year old from Clifton
PRELIMINARY: Preliminary investigation has indicated the Pontiac was traveling eastbound on 3100N Road at the intersection Old Route 45. The Ford was traveling northbound on Old Route 45 at the intersection of 3100N Road. The School Bus was traveling westbound on 3100N stopped at the intersection of Old Route 45. The Pontiac failed to yield right of way to the Ford, causing the Ford to strike the Pontiac. The Ford then struck the School Bus and a utility pole. The utility pole broke off and landed on the hood of the School Bus. No injuries were reported.
CITATIONS: Busick was issued a citation for failure to yield right-of-way at a stop intersection.