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21-year-old driver dies following Carver County crash involving school bus

Rebecca Omastiak
Updated: October 13, 2021 06:40 PM
Created: October 13, 2021 08:40 AM

A 21-year-old driver has died following a crash involving a school bus and a vehicle in Carver County Tuesday night.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash happened at about 7:51 p.m. in the area of Highway 212 and County Road 31.

The state patrol reported the school bus was traveling north on County Road 31, making a left turn onto westbound Highway 212 when a Cadillac CTS collided with the bus in the intersection.

Trooper said two kids, ages 12 and 14, suffered injuries that were not life-threatening. The 78-year-old bus driver was not hurt, troopers said.

The 21-year-old driver of the Cadillac was transported, initially with life-threatening injuries, to Hennepin County Medical Center. In an update Wednesday, the state patrol reported the woman had died.

The crash remains under investigation.


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