School bus and grader collide

(Photo by OPP)

OPP officers are investigating a collision between a school bus and road grader near Walters Falls.

It happened Monday at about 7:53 a.m. on Concession 10 west of Walters Falls

A Grey Bruce OPP report alleges the road grader and school bus were both northbound on the roadway when the bus struck the grader from behind.

OPP officers attended and found one person with minor injuries. A 12-year-old passenger on the school bus was transported by ambulance to the hospital. There were a total of 11 students on the school bus.

Grey Bruce OPP have charged the driver of the school bus, a 52-year-old from Thornbury, with Careless Driving.

Anyone with information that can assist Grey Bruce OPP with this investigation, call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.