The crash tied up traffic at Highway 395 and Hildebrand in Kennewick for hours. Fortunately, the bus was not full or the crash would have been far worse. Five people on board were injured, one seriously, but no fatalities.
Tuesday's crash between a Ben Franklin bus and a potato truck clogged up Highway 395 and the Southridge area for some time. Fortunately, no fatalities, although one person was said to have been critically injured and was taken just up the road to TRIOS ER at Southridge.
The investigation continues, and authorities have not said why a 20-year-old woman slammed her SUV into the back of a Prosser school bus Monday morning, slightly injuring 3 of the 26 children on board.