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Brandon/Evansville School Bus Involved in Crash

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A Brandon/Evansville School Bus was involved in a crash on Friday, January 20th. According to the report neither driver or the 10 students were injured. Thomas Trisko, 67, of Brandon, was driving a Brandon/Evansville school bus eastbound on Gravel Pit Road NW and David Fulghum, 63, of Alexandria, was driving a pickup southbound on County Road 12. The vehicles collided in the intersection. Another bus was called to the location and got the students safely back to finish their route.

The pick up truck had caught fire after the crash and was extinguished by the Leaf Valley Fire Department. The Leaf Valley First Responders and North Ambulance also assisted on scene. The cause of the accident remains under investigation.