No students were aboard a Blaine School District bus when it was involved in a head-on crash with a car Friday morning, June 5.
The driver of an older Toyota Camry suffered minor injuries to his face when his car crashed into Bus No. 4 at 6:53 a.m. at Blaine and Drayton Harbor roads, said Whatcom County Undersheriff Jeff Parks.
The front of the Camry wedged under the front driver’s side corner of the full-length yellow bus. The car’s driver, a middle-aged man, declined to be taken to the hospital. The bus driver wasn’t hurt either.
Sheriff’s deputies were called to investigate. However the cause of the crash hasn’t been released.
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Often state troopers will be called in to do a commercial vehicle inspection before the bus is allowed back on the road, Parks said.