FDL City Bus Involved In Accident

At approximately 4:17 p.m. on Friday, a crash involving a City of Fond du Lac bus occurred at the intersection of W. Johnson St. and N. Pioneer Rd.  Preliminary investigation shows a passenger car driven by a 45 year old woman from Rubicon, WI was in the right turn only lane in front of the city bus getting ready to travel west on W. Johnson St. from N. Pioneer Rd.  The city bus driven by a 54 year old man from Omro thought the vehicle in front of him entered W. Johnson St.  The city bus attempted to turn right and rear-ended the passenger car still stopped in traffic.


The driver of the car and a 17 year old passenger on the bus were transported to St. Agnes Hospital by City of Fond du Lac Fire Department ambulance with non-life threatening injuries.  The bus driver was cited for a traffic violation.