PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. — A Prescott Valley man has been cited for failing
to heed a stop sign, leading to an accident that injured two students aboard an
elementary school bus.
Prescott Valley police say 58-year-old Clifford Deane was taken to a hospital
for treatment of undisclosed injuries.
They say the SUV that Deane was driving collided with the Humboldt Unified
School District bus at an intersection around 8:15 a.m. Thursday.
Police investigators say they don’t suspect that Deane was driving impaired.
They say 44 students were on the bus at the time of the collision.
The two children transported to a hospital are only being identified as a
6-year-old boy and an 11-year-old girl.
Police say both children’s injuries are believed to be minor.