Victim of Fiery Crash With School Bus ID’d (UPDATED)
Minneiska, MN (KROC AM News) - There was a fatal crash involving a wrong-way driver in Wabasha County Friday morning that closed Highway 61 for more than four hours.
The State Patrol says a minivan that was headed north in the southbound lane collided head-on with a school bus just before 6 a.m.
The driver of the van - 27-year-old Travis Jacobson of Winona - was killed in the fiery wreck.The bus was driven by a 59-year-old man from Ellsworth, Wisconsin. He was the only one on the bus and was not hurt. No names have been released yet.
The wreck happened about a mile north of Minneiska, which is located between Wabasha and Winona.