LATS bus hits mailbox, car on icy road - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

LATS bus hits mailbox, car on icy road

A LATS bus lost control and spun around after hitting a patch of ice on the road. (Source KSWO) A LATS bus lost control and spun around after hitting a patch of ice on the road. (Source KSWO)
After hitting the patch of ice, the bus hit a mailbox. (Source KSWO) After hitting the patch of ice, the bus hit a mailbox. (Source KSWO)
A parked car took a bit of damage after it was hit by a bus. (Source KSWO) A parked car took a bit of damage after it was hit by a bus. (Source KSWO)
Checker Wrecker was called in to help after a LATS winch broke. (Source KSWO) Checker Wrecker was called in to help after a LATS winch broke. (Source KSWO)

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) -Icy streets in Lawton are to blame for causing a city bus driver to lose control and hitting a mailbox and parked car.

It happened around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Northwest 46th Street and Lindy Avenue. According to LATS officials, the bus driver tried to slow down when a man flagged down the bus, the bus hit a patch of ice on the road and spun out.

There were four passengers on the bus at the time.  No one was injured in the incident.

Checker Wrecker was called out to help move the bus after a LATS winch broke.

LATS made the decision to go back to their snow route after the incident.

Copyright 2015 KSWO. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • 82 year -old Cement native receives high school diploma

    82 year -old Cement native receives high school diploma

    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:57 PM EDT2017-05-25 23:57:02 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    82 year-old Leaman Lee Wilkes of Cement has accomplished plenty in his life, with an Associates Degree, a Bachelor's, 2 Masters Degrees, as well as a 20 year career in the Air Force. But on Thursday night, he achieved another goal and walked across the stage at Cement High School receiving his diploma.

    82 year-old Leaman Lee Wilkes of Cement has accomplished plenty in his life, with an Associates Degree, a Bachelor's, 2 Masters Degrees, as well as a 20 year career in the Air Force. But on Thursday night, he achieved another goal and walked across the stage at Cement High School receiving his diploma.

  • Reports: Trump son-in-law now part of Russia probe

    Reports: Trump son-in-law now part of Russia probe

    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:48 PM EDT2017-05-25 23:48:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:48 PM EDT2017-05-25 23:48:47 GMT
    The Post reports Kushner is not accused of wrongdoing and the paper has not been told he is the target of the investigation. (Source: AP Photo/Cliff Owen)The Post reports Kushner is not accused of wrongdoing and the paper has not been told he is the target of the investigation. (Source: AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

    The Washington Post reports investigators are looking into meetings Jared Kushner had with the Russian ambassador. 

    The Washington Post reports investigators are looking into meetings Jared Kushner had with the Russian ambassador. 

  • Oversight chair seeks more FBI documents in Russia probe

    Oversight chair seeks more FBI documents in Russia probe

    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:45 PM EDT2017-05-25 23:45:55 GMT
    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:45 PM EDT2017-05-25 23:45:55 GMT
    The FBI says it needs more time to consider a request by Congress to turn over memos and other documents related to meetings between former FBI Director James Comey and President Donald Trump.
    The FBI says it needs more time to consider a request by Congress to turn over memos and other documents related to meetings between former FBI Director James Comey and President Donald Trump.
Powered by Frankly