- Associated Press - Thursday, January 19, 2017

RONKONKOMA, N.Y. (AP) - Police say a 55-year-old Long Island man has died after his car slammed into a school bus in Suffolk County.

Police say the accident occurred on Ocean Avenue in Ronkonkoma when the victim’s Toyota crossed over into the southbound lanes and collided with the bus just before 4 p.m. Wednesday.

No children were aboard the bus at the time and its driver was uninjured. The victim was rushed to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue, where he was pronounced dead. His name hasn’t been released.

Police impounded both vehicles for a safety check. An investigation is ongoing.

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