The Florida Highway Patrol cited a 37-year-old Bradenton woman for careless driving after a 2008 Chevy Impala she was driving collided at 4:40 p.m. Monday with a school bus on 26th Ave East Manatee.
Trooper Gerry Smith reported a Manatee County school bus was eastbound on 26th Ave East whileslowing to make a right turn into the drive access of 2800 27th Street East. The Impala failed to slow in time to avoid striking the rear of the bus with its front end, Smith reported. No students were on the school bus. Alcohol was not related and there were no injuries, Smith reported.