A Crash Just Outside of Lincoln Leaves One Person Dead

A crash on West “O” Street leaves one person dead this morning.. The Sheriff's department says a pick-up truck hit a school bus, jumped a guard rail and caught on fire. The driver of the truck was pronounced dead at the scene.. It happened Tuesday morning around 8 thirty on 69-hundred West “O” street when the driver of the pick-up hit a school bus with five children and two adults on their way to Lake View Elementary.

The driver, who is an Alltel Employee, was on his way to work.. After the truck flew over the guard rail and landed in the ditch it burst into flames and the driver died instantly. The children were unharmed.