Head-On Collision Involving A School Bus.
On February 22, 2019 at 8:20 A.M., Troopers responded to Tonawanda Creek Road, Lockport, NY for a head on collision involving a 2009 Blue Bird bus and a 2006 Toyota. Further investigation revealed that the Toyota operated by Nancy Shatzel, 70 of North Tonawanda, NY was traveling east bound and crossed into the oncoming lane striking the bus head on. Shatzel was transported for minor injuries and ticketed for failing to keep right. The two adults and ten children on the bus ages from 5-9 were not injured. The bus is owned by Ridge Road Express.
Rapids Fire Company and Niagara County Sheriff’s Office assisted in this investigation.