Driver taken to hospital after truck & school bus crash - WKOW 27: Madison, WI Breaking News, Weather and Sports

Driver taken to hospital after truck & school bus crash


FITCHBURG (WKOW) -- The driver of a pickup truck was taken to the hospital by Med Flight after running into a school bus that was not carrying any passengers.

The Fitchburg Police Department says officers were called to the intersection of Fitchrona Rd. and Whalen Rd. just before 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The preliminary investigation shows the northbound pickup did not stop at the stop sign and ran into the eastbound bus.

Med Flight took the truck driver to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police say he is a 44-year-old from Madison. The school bus driver, a 71-year-old man from Verona, was not hurt.

Police say there were no passengers in either vehicle.

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