Chain-Reaction Sioux City Crash Injures Three People
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Officials say a bus driver in Sioux City has been cited in a chain-reaction crash that injured three people on Friday.
The crash took place just after 3 p.m. at the intersection of Applewood Avenue and South Lakeport Street.
Police say a gold minivan had stopped for traffic waiting to turn onto Applewood Ave, when a red minivan behind the gold vehicle stopped suddenly. A school bus then rear-ended the red minivan, pushing it into the gold vehicle.
Officials say 53-year-old Deanna Hall and 14-year-old Elizabeth Hall (in the red vehicle) were injured in the crash, as well as Brianna Donahue, a passenger on the bus. No one in the gold mini-van was injured.
The bus driver, 35-year-old Andrea Beuzekom, was cited with failure to stop at assured, clear distance.