We just learned from @FHPOrlando the driver of the @WaltDisneyWorld bus that crashed into another bus this morning in the #Epcot parking lot is 21-year-old Jacob Buettner. Troopers say Buettner was ticketed for careless driving. More on @WFTV at 4pm/5pm. https://t.co/ss9aa9vRmT— Lauren Seabrook (@LSeabrookWFTV) December 11, 2018
UPDATE: Two buses were reportedly involved in the incident that took place at the Epcot toll booth area; one bus rear-ended the other one. WFTV reports that there were 51 people on board.
Reports on Twitter are confirming that there has been an accident in the Epcot parking lot involving a Disney bus. According to WFTV, Disney has confirmed that fifteen patients have been transported to local area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries. Guests visiting Epcot should plan on delays until the accident has been cleared.
We're now being told by @WaltDisneyWorld that 15 patients have been transported to the hospital, non-emergency. Disney says there's nothing more important than the safety of its guests & cast members, and it's focused on the well-being of those involved. More on @WFTV at noon. https://t.co/BnVJgOlXli— Lauren Seabrook (@LSeabrookWFTV) December 11, 2018