Press release from Shawano County Sheriffs Department
December 3, 2018
Town of Aniwa – Shawano County
On Monday December 3, 2018 at 7:25 a.m. the Shawano County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a car versus school bus crash at the intersection of Church Road and Sugerbush Road in the Town of Aniwa. The initial investigation revealed that the school bus had been east on Church Road when a southbound Pontiac coupe continued through the intersection from Sugerbush Road; striking the school bus near the driver side engine compartment. The Birnamwood Area Fire Department responded as a precaution due to leaking fluid. Birnamwood & Mattoon Ambulance Services responded to assess both drivers and the children that were being transported. The school bus driver and one child were transported from the scene with non-life threatening injuries. An additional child was transported from school to be checked for a non-life threatening injury. The driver of the Pontiac was treated at the scene. The children not brought to a medical facility were transported to school. This crash remains under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol. No additional information will be released at this time.
Shawano County Sheriff’s Office