School Bus on Reservation In Rollover Accident; No Children Were Injured
The Wyoming Highway Patrol continues to investigate a rollover accident that occurred on the Wind River Indian Reservation on Monday afternoon, according to a news release.
About 1:30 p.m., a school bus belonging to Shoshone Arapaho Head Start was southbound on Wyoming Highway 132 in Fremont County
The bus left the roadway on the right side of a left hand curve for an unknown reason. The driver steered the bus back onto the road and over-corrected. The bus rolled 1 1/4 times and came to rest in the roadway.
There were four adults in the bus. Three of them were not wearing seat belts and two of them were injured. The driver, Riah Roselle Shakespeare, 35, was belted and uninjured.
The bus carried 13 small children 1- and 2-years-old. All of them were wearing seat belts and uninjured. They were taken by another bus to the Lander Hospital.
The road was closed for about two hours.