SARASOTA -- Eleven students on a Venice school bus struck by a truck on Interstate 75 at mile marker 186 in Sarasota at 4:25 p.m. Wednesday were uninjured, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
A 2006 Ford E-3500 driven by Kenneth Carroll of New Port Richey was southbound on I-75 in the left lane with a 2009 school bus driven by a 65-year-old man from Venice in the right lane approaching slowing and stopping traffic, according to FHP.
The truck driver failed to stop and veered right striking the left side of the school bus.
Carroll was charged with an improper lane change.
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