Two teens injured in school bus accident near Dagget Road and Tamarack Road northwest of Howard City, Michigan

Modified Date: 
Tue, 10/06/2015 - 10:17am
Accident Date: 
Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Two teens riding Montcalm County school bus injured in crash on slick roads

Cummings, who was still gathering details on how the crash happened, said the bus was on a gravel road, in an area that is likely still slick. "There is still some ice in areas with tree cover," he said.

2 Tri County students injured in bus crash

Cummings said there were five students on the bus during the crash, and all of the injuries were non-life threatening.

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Tri County Schools is a large district geographically, spanning more than 220 square miles in Kent, Newaygo and Montcalm counties.

Two teens were injured when a school bus they were riding drove off a road, striking a tree. The accident reportedly occured near Dagget Road and Tamarack Road, northwest of Howard City. The exact conditions of the students have not been released, but the injuries were not considered life-threatening. The students were an 11th-grade girl and an 8th-grade boy, and their names have not yet been released. Weather conditions are considered a contributing factor in this accident.

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Type: Bus Accident

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