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UPDATE: 4 hurt in Buchanan County crash

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The driver of the public transit bus involved in the crash was 55-year-old  Richard Simpson. 

The driver of the red Pontiac G6 was 18-year-old Abigail Greco.

Both drivers are from the Oelwein area.


Updated by Amanda Gilbert

Authorities say the driver of the car failed to obey a stop sign, which caused the bus to hit it.

Two passengers were on the bus at the time when it rolled.

The people hurt are expected to survive. 


Updated by Amanda Gilbert

Four people were hurt in a crash in Buchanan County this morning.

Two vehicles collided at the intersection of Highway 281 and Fairbank-Amish Boulevard.

One vehicle, a bus owned by EARL Public Transit, had two passengers and a driver inside at the time of the crash.

All three from the bus, and a person from the other vehicle, were hospitalized. One person was taken by helicopter, but we're not sure which vehicle that person was in.

We have a crew on the scene and will update the story as information comes in.

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