Photo and story by Ray Pauley
Public Information Officer
Grand Island Fire Co.
Shortly after 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, Grand Island Fire Co. rescue personnel responded to a motor vehicle accident involving a car and school bus on East River Road and Edgewater Drive.
An auto driven by 22-year-old Alex Mytinger of Grand Island reportedly collided with the rear of school bus No. 14, which was stopped with its warning lights flashing. Ten Huth Road Elementary School students were on board, but none were injured. Mytinger was evaluated by GIFC medics but declined hospitalization.
The incident was turned over to the Erie County Sheriff's Office and all GIFC units returned to service at 9:10 a.m.