School Bus Driver Charged in September Collision With Cyclist
LETHBRIDGE: Regional Police have charged a 35-year old school bus driver in connection
with a collision last month.
About 7:30 on the morning of September 17th, a cyclist was struck by a
Palliser school bus in the 2800-block area of Whoop Up Drive West. The bus was
eastbound when its right front bumper collided with a 53-year-old female cyclist
who was also eastbound.
The victim remains in hospital with serious, but
non-life-threatening injuries. At the time of the collision there was one child
on the bus who was not injured.
Sun glare was determined to a factor in the
collision. However, Brandy Neta Anne Mecklborg, of Lethbridge, is charged with
one count of driving too fast for the conditions. The violation carries a fine of
Posted on Thursday, October 03, 2013 at 12/9/2013 2:49:49 PM
Source: Dori Modney (On Twitter - Dori_Modney) -- Country 95 News