News Release


Date 11/09/12

For Immediate Release: Injury Crash

Yesterday (11-08-12) at approximately 0938 hours, the SPD was called to investigate a Marshfield school bus versus a car crash at Cedarbrook/Chestnut Expwy.

The bus driver, Alma Dinwiddie (63-year-old female from Elkland, MO), was travelling westbound on Chestnut Expwy and the driver of the car, Scott Gold (39-year-old male from Crane, MO), was travelling southbound on Cedarbrook when the crash occurred.

Witnesses indicate the bus driver may have violated the red light but the crash is still under investigation. Only minor injuries were sustained on some of the children. Gold was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

SPD Case Number: 12-47242


Media Contact: Officer Pam Gianopulos, phone 417-864-1786

Release authorized by: Lt. Brian Phillips