Bus Accident At RT. 30 and Lyndon RoadFebruary 08, 2018
Submitted by Whiteside County Sheriff's Department
02/07/18 At 3:53 P.M. Deputies responded to a multiple vehicle accident on US. RT. 30 just east of Lyndon Road. During the course of the investigation it was determined that a bus driven by Chauncey L. Gibbs (78) of Sterling IL. Was traveling west on US. RT. 30 and did not see traffic stopped on the roadway. Traffic was stopped due to a school bus which was unloading students. Gibbs’ vehicle rear ended a truck driven by Nicholas G. Crocker (37) Prophetstown IL, a car driven by Elizabeth R.P. Anderson (22) Spring Grove IL, and a school bus driven by Maddison M. Ducker (23) Morrison IL. prior to coming to a rest in the south ditch. The accident remains under investigation by the Whiteside County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies were assisted on scene by Morrison EMS, Morrison Fire Department, Prophetstown/Lyndon fire and EMS, and the Illinois State Police.