3 People Hurt in School Bus Crash in Sherburne County
BIG LAKE TOWNSHIP – Three people were hurt in a crash involving a car and a school bus.
The Sherburne County Sheriff’s department says the incident happened at about 2:30 p.m. yesterday (Thursday) in the 21,300 block of County Road 5 in Big Lake Township.
The bus had 30 passengers on it at the time. It had come to a stop when it was struck from behind. After hitting the bus, the car then went into the ditch and hit a tree.
The boy driving the car was airlifted to North Memorial Hospital. The driver of the bus was 45-year-old Rachelle Bayer of Big Lake. Bayer, and a student on the bus, were taken to Centracare Hospital in Monticello with minor injuries.