Oklahoma school bus driver dies after medical event, crash
September 29, 2017
ADA, Okla. (AP) — A school bus driver in southeastern Oklahoma has died after suffering an undisclosed medical event while driving, then crashing the bus into the front porch of a house.
Authorities say there were three or four children and a teaching assistant on the bus at the time of the crash on Wednesday and none were injured.
Ada school Superintendent Mike Anderson told The Ada News that 50-year-old driver Jackie Cooper suffered "a significant medical event while driving" and died at a hospital following the crash.
Anderson said Cooper had driven for the district for 12 years.