Fatal wreck: Car overturns after slamming into school bus in Milwaukee

A 40-year-old man died after a collision between his car and a school bus at 60th and Villard in Milwaukee on Friday afternoon, April 25th.

Credit: WITI

Posted Friday, April 25, 2014 --- 4:15 p.m.

From our news partner WITI in Milwaukee:

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A 40-year-old man died after a collision between his car and a school bus at 60th and Villard in Milwaukee on Friday afternoon, April 25th.

According to police, the car the victim was driving was headed northbound on 60th St. at a high rate of speed around 2 p.m. Officials say the driver failed to stop at a traffic signal, crossed the center lane, struck a light pole before hitting a school bus and flipping over. The driver suffered fatal injuries.

The only person on the school bus was the 68-year-old driver. He was taken to a hospital for treatment.

There were no children on the school bus.

An accident reconstruction team was called to the scene to investigate this crash.


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