BIg Timber, MT Bus And Auto Collision, Nov 1977


Big Timber (AP) - The driver of a car was killed and several high school students suffered minor injuries Friday when the car skidded on an icy highway into the path of a school bus, the Highway Patrol reported.
The Highway Patrol said the crash claimed the life of LAURA M. JONES, 21, of Hardin.
The students, all girls from Fergus County High School at Lewistown, were taken to a hospital in Livingston for examination. A chaperone said several suffered bruises and teeth damage. No major injuries were reported.
The students were members of the Fergus High pep club and drill team en route to the Southern Division Class A girls basketball tournament in Livingston.

Daily Inter Lake Kalispell Montana 1977-11-20