School Bus Crash Hits Corner Bedroom Wall at Landmeier Rd and Holly Ln, Elk Grove Village

Elk Grove Village police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:34 AM Thursday to a report of a school bus crash into a house with no school children on board, Landmeier Road and Holly Lane Elk Grove Village, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a school bus crashed into a house with no school children on board.

The first Elk Grove Village fire crew on arrival reported a school bus in a yard.

At least two people were sleeping in bed(s) near the impact zone at a corner bedroom at the northeast corner of the house.

All 5 people refused medical treatment and ambulance transportation. The two drivers and three people in the house on the northwest corner, and the two drivers initially reported no injuries.

According to Elk Grove Village Police, the school bus was northbound on Ridge Avenue/Holly Lane crossing Landmeier Road when a crash occurred with a black sedan that was eastbound on Landmeier Road.

The school bus veered right, going up on the lawn at a house on the northeast corner of Landmeier Road and Holly Lane. To avoid hitting a car parked on the driver at the next house north, the school bus driver apparently steered back to the left, but the bus cross Holly Lane and circled back to hit a house on the northwest corner of Landmeier Road and Holly Lane. The school bus hit the northeast corner of the house, causing severe damage to walls, windows and part of the roof.

The black sedan, which had temporary license tags had severe front end damage after the crash.






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