UPDATED — State Patrol Seeks Semi Involved in Paynesville School Bus Incident [VIDEO]
UPDATE- Late tonight (Tuesday May 3rd) the Minnesota State Patrol dropped this post on their Facebook page. Thanks to all who shared this article. Good job Internet!
Here’s the original story-
The Minnesota State Patrol is looking for your help in tracking down a semi that illegally passed a stopped school bus on May 30th, nearly killing a 7th grade female student waiting alongside the highway.
Cameras inside the bus captured the close call on Highway 23 near Paynesville and New London. Footage shows the semi blow past the stopped bus — lights flashing and stop arm down — and continue along the highway. The girl and bus driver were not injured.
Several witnesses called 911 but were unable to provide enough details for authorities to locate the semi. Anyone with information about this incident or the semi should call Minnesota State Patrol Lt. Brian Reu at 651-405-6047.