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(Oskaloosa)—A semi bus crash occurred early Tuesday morning on highway 92 just west of Oskaloosa.  The good news is, there were no injuries.

The Iowa State Patrol says semi driven by 44 year old Kevin Dale Greene of Tracy, Iowa was eastbound on highway 92.  At the same time a school bus driven by 48 year old John Henry Hoekstra of Oskaloosa was stopped with it’s red lights and stop sign activated.

Greene told troopers his vision was obstructed by the sun.  He said he attempted to brake and steer to the right, but the front of the semi struck the rear of the school bus.  The semi cam to a stop in a south side ditch.

No injuries were reported.

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