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Indian Lake bus rolls near Lakeview, 41 elementary students transported (911 call included)

An Indian Lake school bus was involved in a one-vehicle rollover injury accident north of Lakeview Monday afternoon around four o'clock.

The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Tracy Cline, 35, of 505 Jackson Street, Jackson Center, was driving an elementary route on Township Road 88 between Township Road 92 and State Route 366.

Cline went off the right side of the snow-covered road, causing the southbound bus to roll onto its driver's side.

Cline and 41 elementary students were transported to Mary Rutan Hospital by another Indian Lake bus. Indian Lake EMS treated the students while in transit.

Superintendent Pat O'Donnell said all of the injuries were minor.

Listen to Mr. O'Donnell recap the accident with Bill Tipple.

Listen to the 911 call of a neighbor reporting the rollover accident.

A medical helicopter was called to the scene, but canceled moments later.

Parents of the students on the bus were notified by the school. Many of them were at the hospital with their children Monday night.

The Lakeview Fire Department assisted at the scene.

The Russells Point Police Department, Washington Township Police Department, and Bellefontaine Police Department assisted with the investigation.

Cline was cited for failure to control.

The bus suffered disabling damage and was towed.

Troopers continue their investigation.

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