De Pere students safe after bus goes into ditch

Published: Jan. 19, 2023 at 10:09 AM CST
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BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - No students were injured when a school bus went into a ditch Thursday morning in Brown County.

The bus was carrying students in the Unified School District of De Pere. The district says the bus was carrying middle school and high school students.

It happened about 9:30 a.m. in the area of Olden Glen Road at North Olden Glen Road

Students were put on another bus and taken to school.

”Our staff went through and two ambulance crews and just kind of talked to them, checking everyone out. They were not scared at all. They all talked and communicated with our staff appropriately. We didn’t see any concern medically,” said Battalion Chief Brett Jansen, De Pere Fire Department.

The district was on a two-hour delay due to snowy road conditions.

Action 2 News is at the scene and will have a report at noon.

CLICK HERE for the First Alert Forecast for road conditions for the rest of the day.