Three students were on bus crash in Olmsted County

Authorities say a vehicle driven by 16-year-old Quinn Zipse was driving westbound around 55 miles per hour on 75th St. NW when he lost control because of slippery conditions and struck a Byron school bus head-on.

Posted: Nov 2, 2017 10:11 AM

Olmsted County – The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office said there were three students on a bus involved in a crash Wednesday afternoon.
Authorities say a vehicle driven by 16-year-old Quinn Zipse was driving westbound around 55 miles per hour on 75th St. NW when he lost control because of slippery conditions and struck a Byron school bus head-on.
The bus driver, 61-year-old Kirk Baumbach, said he was driving slowly because of the road conditions.
Three kids, ages 17, 9 and 6, suffered minor injuries and were picked up by parents at the scene.
According to the Byron Superintendent, Baumbach was taken to the hospital as a precaution.
Zipse, who hasn’t been charged, suffered minor injuries.

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