Driver cited for school bus crash in Escambia County, FL

Northwest Florida

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — A driver was cited Tuesday for crashing into a school bus in Escambia County, Florida.

The crash happened just after 7:00 a.m. near Pine Forest Road and Roberts Road.

More than two dozen children from Pine Meadow Elementary School were on the bus. One suffered a minor injury.

The driver, identified as 29-year-old Justin Patterson, was cited for careless driving, failure to provide insurance, and driving on a suspended license.

Patterson was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.


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