You are here : Departments  >  Police Department  >  Publications  >  Police Beat
Police Beat

INJURY CRASH INVOLVING SCHOOL BUS

Publish Date:  08/13/2015  Source:  KPD

Today, August 13th at approximately 7:45 a.m., Kingman Police responded to N. Stockton Hill Rd. and Potter Ave. for an injury crash involving a school bus.  The investigation revealed that a school bus traveling eastbound on Potter Ave. failed to yield the right of way to oncoming traffic  when crossing N. Stockton Hill Rd. The bus, driven by Cody Strawan, 21 of Kingman, pulled into the pathway of a southbound gray 2006 Toyota Corolla causing the Toyota to “T-bone” the bus.  The Kingman female occupants of the Toyota, a 66 year old driver and 89 year old passenger, received non-life threatening injuries from the airbag deployment and seat belt restraints.  They were transported to the Kingman Regional Medical Center by River Medical.  Five students on the bus were transported to Kingman Regional Medical Center by River Medical for precautionary evaluations.  The remaining students were released to their guardian.  The bus driver was cited for Failure to Yield to Oncoming Traffic.