Based on tips from the public and a photo sent into us by a witness who came forward, we were able to track down and locate the truck and driver involved in the WSSD bus hit and run accident that occurred on 10/26/2022 below.
At 0734hrs, officers were dispatched to the area of Providence Rd and Meadow La for an accident with no reported injuries involving a Wallingford Swarthmore School District bus with students on board. Upon arrival, officers learned that it was a hit and run.
The striking vehicle is described as an orange in color “tree trimmer type truck”. It possibly is an old or retired ASPLUNDH type truck with an unknown white company sign on the doors. The striking vehicle was last seen heading south on Providence Rd. Damage should be on the left side of the striking truck, possibly the bed enclosure.
There were no injuries to any students on the bus.
If you have any information on this accident please contact Traffic Safety Officer Kevin Smith at 610-892-2875.