School bus accident near Boone County school

BURLINGTON, KY (FOX19) - One person is flown to a Cincinnati hospital after a school bus crash.

It happened just before 9:00 a.m. on North Bend Road in Boone County.

Linda Carter, 61 of Florence, Kentucky was driving a Boone County school bus southbound on North Bend Road slowing to make a right turn.

Officers say Jason Messer, 33 of Union, Kentucky driving a 1999 Mitsubishi 3000GT, also southbound, failed to slow enough and ran into and under the bus.

Messer, who was not wearing a seat belt, was transported to University Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio by Air Care with reported non life-threatening injuries.

Carter was not injured.

No students were on the bus at the time of the crash.

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