Hall County two vehicle injury accident Tuesday morning
On Tuesday, November 9th, 2021 at approximately 7:25 am the Hall County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Hwy 30 and 90th Rd reference a two-vehicle injury accident. After the investigation, it was determined that a 2019 Wood River school Bus, driven by Carrie Franssen, was traveling west on Hwy 30 slowing down to turn north on 90th Rd when it was rear-ended by a Red 2010 Ford Edge driven by Salina M Flores of Grand Island.
Flores advised she dropped a water bottle and looked down to retrieve it and wasn’t able to stop in time to avoid the collision with the school bus. Flores was issued a citation for careless driving.
One juvenile in the school bus was transported to CHI Saint Francis by Wood River Fire and Rescue for minor injuries. Franssen was also transported by Wood River Fire and Rescue to CHI Saint Francis for minor injuries.