A car struck a school bus in Louisa County yesterday afternoon at approximately 3:45. The school bus, driven by Machelle Milder of Columbus Junction was stopped westbound on Highway 92 with its stoplights activated when it was rear-ended by a 2006 Ford Taurus driven by 17-year-old Haley J. Taylor of Columbus Junction. Both vehicles came to rest westbound on Highway 92.
Iowa State Patrol was assisted at the scene by Columbus Junction Police Department, ambulance and fire and Louisa County Sheriff. The accident is under investigation.