Minor school bus crash in Aniwa

A Wittenberg/Birnamwood School District bus was struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning in the town of Aniwa.

The bus was carrying seven students at the time, none of whom were injured.

The Shawano County Sheriff’s Department was notified of the accident on County Road ZZ near County Road Z at about 7:15 a.m.

According to the sheriff’s department, a 2016 Ford F150, being operated by a 49-year-old Aniwa man, was eastbound on County Road ZZ when it met the school bus.

The initial investigation indicates that the operator of the truck was left of center and sideswiped the school bus.

Both vehicles had tire/rim damage as a result of the crash.

The students were not injured and were shuttled to school.

The operator of the truck will be cited for operating left of center.

No additional information was being released Wednesday.