Motorist killed after collision with Palm Tran bus
Boca Raton, FL – On Monday, September 24, 2012 at 3:08 p.m., officers of the Boca Raton Police Services Department’s Traffic Homicide Unit investigated a fatality crash which occurred near 2499 North Federal Highway.
A Palm Tran bus was southbound on North Federal Highway and had stopped at a bus stop. The bus was in the process of disembarking passengers when a 2007 Hummer H3 approached the rear of the stopped bus. The front of the Hummer collided with the rear of the bus. The driver of the Hummer and multiple passengers on the bus were injured.
The driver of the Hummer was transported to Delray Medical Center where he died shortly after arrival. If anyone has information regarding the crash, please contact Traffic Homicide Investigator Michael Daly at (561) 620-6081.
2007 Palm Tran Bus
Driver: Easter Jackson
44 years old
West Palm Beach, FL
2007 Hummer H3
Driver: Paul Marino Sr.
49 years old
Boca Raton, FL