School bus, truck collide on US-40 in Wallace County; no injuries reported

Wallace County, KANSAS – Kansas Highway Patrol officials said the accident occurred around 8:08 a.m. Thursday.

It happened on US-40.

The responding troopers discovered that the school bus was stopped at a stop sign waiting to make a left-hand turn onto westbound US-40 highway.

As the school bus proceeded to make the turn, it pulled in front of a Freightliner truck that was westbound on US-40.

The Freightliner truck then rear-ended the school bus.

The 58-year-old driver of the school bus was not injured.

She was later identified as Carol Ann Bussen.

The 39-year-old driver of the truck was not injured.

Four children on the school bus were not injured, troopers said.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.