Last updated 7:18AM ET
October 18, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
No students on bus during crash
(2008-01-08)
(WOUB) - An Athens City School bus traveling on an east bound entrance ramp slammed into an SUV this morning.

The entrance ramp and part US 33 was shut down.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the driver, 61 year old Connie Thompson had just finished her route and says the sun blinded her, forcing the colision.

No kids were on board at the time of the crash.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is conducting an investigation and could charge Thompson with failing to maintain an assured clear distance.

The driver of the SUV was taken to O'Bleness Memorial Hospital.
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