Charlevoix-Emmet ISD Bus Involved in Crash in Charlevoix Twp.
A Charlevoix-Emmet ISD bus was involved in a crash Monday morning on U.S. 31 Highway North at Boyne City Road in Charlevoix Township.
According to the Charlevoix County Sheriff’s Office, a 2010 Chevrolet Equinox, driven by a 16-year-old female, attempted to turn left off of Boyne City Road and into the path of a northbound Charlevoix-Emmet ISD bus around 7:20 a.m. Monday.
Deputies say the school bus driver attempted to avoid the collision, however the impact cause the bus to leave the highway on the northside of the roadway and struck a large tree head-on. As a result, both vehicles were disabled.
The school bus was occupied by two employees and three students.
The sheriff’s office says two Charlevoix-Emmet ISD employees, one student and the driver of the Equinox were all transported to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.