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Perham school bus in accident, no injuries reported

A busload of Perham school students and a vehicle were in an accident on a city street in northwest Perham Feb. 14.

The school bus, driven by Dorothy Marie Glander, was driving north on 8th Ave. when it was struck by a westbound vehicle driven by Bethel May Wasche.

An ambulance was dispatched to the scene, at the intersection of Pinewood Lane and 8th Ave. NW, but no student injuries were reported. Wasche was trapped in the car for about ten minutes, and she sustained minor bumps and bruises. The Toyota she was driving sustained extensive damages.

Damages to the bus were minimal.

According to the Perham Police Department report, the intersection was uncontrolled, and the bus appeared to have failed to yield to the right of way.