posted on December 17, 2013 12:59
A driver who struck a school bus has died after head-on crash this morning in Orleans County.
The four students on the bus, ages 11 to 15, and the school bus driver were taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.
The driver who was pronounced dead at the scene was identified by the Sheriff’s Office as Daniel Hollaert Jr. of Brockport.
He was 23 years old.
The Sheriff’s Office says Hollaert was driving a 2006 Chevy Cobalt east on Route 104 before 8 a.m. in the Town of Murray when he crossed the center line and hit the full-size Kendall School District school bus.
Deputies say roads were snowy and slick, but the crash is still under investigation.