Thursday afternoon, a car in the roundabout at Venice Avenue and Jacaranda Boulevard was struck by a school bus carrying seven children. The crash injured the driver of the car. All of the students were uninjured.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol the accident inside the roundabout happened at 4:40 p.m. Ariel Zara Dictor, 19, of Sarasota was driving the 2003 Hyundai when it was struck. The school bus was being driven by Theresa Anne Roberts, 66, of Sarasota.
Ariel Zara Dictor was taken to Venice Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries resulting from the accident.
Dictor was taken to Venice Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries, FHP said. None of the seven students on board nor the bus driver were hurt, FHP said.
Florida Highway Patrol said the driver of the school bus was sited for improper lane change.