Transit and School Bus “Slow-Speed” Collision

ELMA, Wash. – A Transit Bus collided with a School bus yesterday afternoon in East County, just before 4 pm at MP3 on the Elma McCleary Road an Elma School bus was stopped allowing it’s last passenger, a 6 year old girl, to get off the bus when a Grays Harbor Transit bus was unable to come to a complete stop resulting in what Undersheriff Rick Scott described as a low-speed collision.

Scott said "no one was injured, there were four passengers on the transit bus plus the driver, and one passenger on the school bus plus the driver." Minor damage was reported to both vehicles, the driver of the Transit bus was cited for failure to stop for a stopped school bus.