According to WGN 9, the crash occurred at the intersection of Boughton Road and Winston Drive. After the initial impact, the bus left the roadway and crashed into a tree. The bus driver had to be extricated from the wreckage.
The bus driver suffered leg injuries and was transported to an area hospital. Eight bus passengers were also transported to the hospital with injuries.
The accident remains under investigation.
The following information was provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation:
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