IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - The Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched to the intersection of Skyline Drive and Broadway in Idaho Falls for a report of a vehicle accident involving a school bus and a pick-up truck around 7:45 a.m. Saturday.
Witnesses stated the school bus ran a red light, struck the truck and then caught on fire.
Officials report five citizens extinguished the fire before firefighters arrived on scene.
The adult male driver of the pick-up truck was extracted from the truck, and an ambulance transported the driver to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center.
The accident is under investigation.