Teen injured in bus-bike accident

A 14-year-old boy was injured when a Marshalltown city bus collided with the bike he was riding Tuesday afternoon. The accident is being investigated and the teen is believed to have only minor injuries, according to Marshalltown Police Lt. Ron Ohrt. The accident occurred on Sixth Street near the Kwik Star and Mega-10 Park at 12:50 p.m.

“It could have been a lot worse,” Ohrt said.

The viaduct at Third Street/Sixth Street was closed to traffic Tuesday afternoon. The Iowa State Patrol was also called in to help with the investigation.