School Bus Involved In Crash In Allen County

12/18/13 – 5:30 A.M.

A school bus was involved in a three-car-crash in Allen County Tuesday afternoon. The State Highway Patrol reports the accident happened around 3:40 p.m. on Lima’s east side. 28-year-old Janelle Penager was was trying to turn left from Bryn Mawr Road onto Reservoir Road when she turned into the path of a car driven by 19-year-old Jeanna Hamp, causing a collision that sent Penager’s PT Cruiser into the front bumper of a Bath school bus carrying 29 students.

No one on the bus was injured. Hamp and her 11-month-old daughter were taken to St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima for treatment of minor injuries. Penager was treated at the scene. She was also cited for failure to yield the right-of-way.


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