School bus involved in accident on Detroit's west side - Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 | MyFoxBoston

School bus involved in accident on Detroit's west side

Posted: Updated:

By FOX 2 News Staff

DETROIT -- A school bus and a car collided Wednesday afternoon around the intersection of Plymouth and Meyers on Detroit's west side.

Police say the female driver of a Buick ran a red light as she turned left onto Meyers and then struck the bus.

A witness told us she saw the young passengers on the bus tossed around on impact.

"When I came up, I (saw) her crying and she was just like, 'My brakes went out.  My brakes went out.'  And so she started calling somebody on her phone.  The kids that started jumping out of the bus, I (saw) the little boy with the bloody mouth, so I chased him down," said Danyell Rippy.

Police say the driver and her passenger in the car along with two students from the bus were all transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

The children were put on another bus to go home.

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Livonia man dies after 2 dogs attack him

    Livonia man dies after 2 dogs attack him

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:25:21 GMT
    A 46-year-old Livonia man was killed Wednesday evening after he was attacked by two dogs while jogging in Metamora.
    A 46-year-old Livonia man was killed Wednesday evening after he was attacked by two dogs while jogging in Metamora.
  • Water shutoff protests amid water delivery from Canada

    Water shutoff protests amid water delivery from Canada

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:30:25 GMT
    Our neighbors across the Detroit River are now getting involved in the Detroit water shutoff debate.
    Our neighbors across the Detroit River are now getting involved in the Detroit water shutoff debate.
  • Renisha McBride's family leaves courtroom as photos are shown

    Renisha McBride's family leaves courtroom as photos are shown

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:29:16 GMT
    On day two of the trial for Renisha McBride's shooting death, the final hours of her life and the moments after her death were detailed in court. Thursday the jury heard what Ted Wafer, her accused killer, told police about the shooting that night.  
    On day two of the trial for Renisha McBride's shooting death, the final hours of her life and the moments after her death were detailed in court. Thursday the jury heard what Ted Wafer, her accused killer, told police about the shooting that night.  

Powered by WorldNow

25 FOX Drive
Dedham, MA 02026

Phone (781) 467-2525

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices