The front of a 2007 Chevrolet us owned by Illinois Central Truck Leasing and driven by Latesha Young, 32, of Elgin collided with the rear of a 2011 Chevrolet bus owned by the same company and driven by Lourdes Blanco, 25, of Elgin, reports said.
Four students in the 2007 bus were ages 6, 7, 8, 9, all from Batavia. Three students in the 2011 bus were 6, 8 and 9 years old.
Less than $500 damage was done to any one vehicle.
According to the report, Young parked her bus about 1 foot behind the other bus and thought she had put the bus in park. She turned back to looked at the children and her bus lunged forward, striking the 2011 bus.