OCALA, Florida. – A man driving an SUV died Wednesday morning after possibly experiencing a medical episode and crashing into the side of a school bus carrying high school students in Ocala, police said.
The wreckage occurred around 8:10 a.m. near the intersection of SE 36th Ave. and SE 15th St., according to officers.
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Police say the driver of the SUV, who was heading north while the school bus was traveling south, crossed multiple lanes of traffic and drove through oncoming traffic before hitting the school bus and a nearby tree.
The man was taken to a local hospital, where he later died, the department said.
Officers said no one on the school bus was injured.
No further information is available at this time. Check back here for updates.
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