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Pickup driver that crashed into school bus arrested for OWISubmitted: 02/13/2020
Pickup driver that crashed into school bus arrested for OWI
Story By Associated Press

TOWN OF CHRISTIANA -
Authorities say the driver of a pickup truck that crashed head-on into a school bus in Dane County has been arrested for repeatedly driving drunk.

Sheriff's officials say the crash happened on Highway 73 in the Town of Christiana about 5 p.m. Wednesday.


The 40-year-old Fort Atkinson man driving the pickup was taken to the hospital with injuries. He was arrested for operating while intoxicated-third offense and bail jumping.

The school bus driver suffered minor injuries. Two passengers on the bus, ages 17 and 30, were treated by emergency medical technicians at the scene.


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