San Tan Valley’s Poston Butte High School Bus Driver Dies In Crash

At 1:45 the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a school bus crash at 32300 Block of N. Gantzel in San Tan Valley. When deputies arrived on scene, they saw that the school bus crashed into a fence.

The bus was just leaving Poston Butte High School to go pick up students, so there was only a bus driver, Jerzy Adamsyzk, age 74, and an assistant bus driver on the bus at the time of the accident.

Mr. Adamsyzk was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries to his head and abdominal area. Mr. Adamsyzk passed away at the hospital.

The cause of the accident or Mr. Adamsyzk’s death is unknown.

The assistant bus driver was taken to the hospital as a precaution.