On 03/04/2021 at approximately 11:47 am Chino Valley Officers responded to a collision at Road 3 North and S.R. 89 involving a passenger vehicle and a Chino Valley Unified School District school bus.
Through investigation, officers determined the school bus was traveling westbound on Road 3 North and was crossing the highway during a green light. A black in color 2001 Honda Civic traveling southbound, failed to yield the right-of-way and turned right onto Road 3 North in front of the school bus. The driver of the Honda Civic said they had looked down prior to turning.
The school bus was unable to stop prior to rear-ending the Honda Civic.
Ten students were on the bus at the time of the collision. There were no injuries to any of the students or involved drivers. The principal of Territorial Early Childhood Center responded to check on the welfare of her students and notify the involved students guardian. The involved vehicles sustained minor damage.