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  • Two killed when bus overturns Play Video

    September 22, 2014 2:04 AM

    BEAR, DE - Authorities say a second person has died after a tour bus crash in Delaware that left 48 others injured. Delaware State Police said early Monday that a second woman had died. They said the 30-year-old woman from Istanbul, Turkey suffered multiple traumatic injuries and was pronounced dead... more »
  • Lafayette High holds fundraiser after fatal crash

    February 22, 2014 6:37 PM

    LAFAYETTE - A fund raising effort at Lafayette High School has brought in more than $9,000 to help the family of four people killed in a traffic accident. The fatal crash a week ago involved a sport utility vehicle and a Lafayette High School bus carrying the school's baseball team.... more »
  • Victims names released in crash involving school bus

    February 15, 2014 8:41 PM

    ST. MARY PARISH - A collision between a school bus and an SUV ends with four dead. A tire blow out on the SUV which caused it to cross the median on Highway 90 in St. Mary Parish hitting a Lafayette Parish School Bus carrying the Lafayette High School... more »
  • 4 dead in bus crash involving high school baseball team

    February 15, 2014 1:14 PM

    CENTERVILLE - A school bus carrying the Lafayette High School baseball team crashed with a passenger car while on the way to a game Saturday afternoon. According to State Police all four deaths were in the passenger vehicle. There were minor injuries reported on the school bus, with one... more »
  • Who is driving that school bus? Play Video

    November 13, 2013 10:20 PM

    PORT ALLEN - A bus crash that sent 21 kids to the hospital is changing policy in West Baton Rouge Parish. The school district outsources the bus system to First Student, a company entrenched in controversy after a driver with a history of wrecks crashed again. First Student blames... more »
  • Bus wreck reported in Iberville Parish

    August 22, 2013 3:55 PM

    WHITE CASTLE - Sheriff's deputies said no one was hurt after a bus crash in Iberville Parish this afternoon. Deputies said it happened around 3:40 on LA 1 south of Plaquemine near Random Oaks. Witnesses said the bus ran off the road and into a ditch in that... more »
  • Band's tour bus, gawkers force traffic nightmare

    June 4, 2013 10:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE- State Police said a blown tire is responsible for an interstate shutdown that struck the curiosity of passing drivers and added to a nightmare commute home for thousands of people Tuesday evening. Around 4 p.m., a tour bus belonging to the band "Inner Circle" crashed. When the... more »
  • Tour bus crash closes I-10 during rush hour

    June 4, 2013 6:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State Police closed a portion of I-10 East past Highland this evening to recove a tour bus which wrecked into the median. The crash earlier this afternoon caused heavy congestion on I-10 East for hours during the afternoon rush. The bus belongs to "Inner Circle",... more »
  • 18 hurt in shuttle bus crash near Atlanta airport

    May 24, 2013 10:52 AM

    ATLANTA - Authorities say 18 people have been taken to the hospital following a crash between a hotel shuttle bus and a tractor-trailer near Atlanta's airport. Atlanta Fire Rescue Department spokeswoman Janet Ward says the accident happened around 10:30 a.m. Friday. She says it's not immediately clear what caused the... more »
  • One person dead in bus crash outside N.O.

    May 2, 2013 11:54 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - One person died in a wreck involving a charter bus and a car on Interstate 10 in a marshy area of eastern New Orleans, according to authorities. The Thursday morning accident prompted the closure of I-10's westbound lanes. Police have not released details on the accident or... more »
  • School bus goes into bayou

    February 14, 2013 9:35 AM

    MARINGOUIN - A school bus went into a Maringouin bayou after hitting a house Thursday morning, according to law enforcement. It happened near LA 76 and Musson Lane around 7:15 a.m. Maringouin Police said there were 20 students on the bus when the wreck happened, and four were... more »
  • State Police identify woman killed in wreck with bus Play Video

    February 5, 2013 7:56 AM

    NEW ROADS - State Police said a Ventress woman died after a head-on collision with a school bus this morning in Pointe Coupee Parish. Investigators said heavy fog may have been a factor in the death of Jody T. Harris, 38. Law enforcement were called to the scene... more »
  • More possibly dead in California bus crash

    February 4, 2013 6:28 AM

    YUCAIPA, Calif. - The California Highway Patrol says the scene at a tour bus crash is so chaotic that as many as 10 people may have been killed. Officials say right now they've counted eight dead and 38 injured. California Department of Transportation spokeswoman Michelle Profant describes the scene as... more »
  • Survivors of Ore. bus crash prepare to go home

    January 1, 2013 3:34 PM

    PENDLETON, Ore. - Survivors of a fatal bus crash on a rural Oregon highway are retrieving their passports and other belongings so they can finish their journey to Canada. State police officers escorted some survivors one-by-one Tuesday to collect their property, which was strewn across a hillside as the tour... more »
  • NTSB sends investigators to Ore. bus crash site

    December 31, 2012 1:50 PM

    PENDLETON, Ore.- A federal agency has sent two investigators to the site of an Eastern Oregon tour bus crash that killed nine people. The National Transportation Safety Board said Monday it would look into the conditions on Interstate 84 and the guardrail the tour bus crashed through Sunday morning. It... more »
  • 6 die in latest school bus accident in China

    December 25, 2011 11:52 AM

    BEIJING (AP) - At least six people have been killed in the latest crash involving students in China when their overloaded van plunged off a mountain road in Yunnan province. The official Xinhua News Agency says that an overloaded van taking students home crashed into a 195-foot deep valley in... more »
  • Double-decker bus crashes in central NY; 4 killed

    September 11, 2010 10:24 AM

    A double-decker bus traveling off its route hit a low railroad bridge overhead and flipped on its side early Saturday, killing four people and critically injuring others, authorities said. The Megabus was carrying more than two dozen people when it rammed into the bridge around 2:30 a.m. on the Onondaga... more »
  • Six dead, others hurt in Calif. Greyhound bus crash

    July 22, 2010 11:08 AM

    Six people are dead and a number of others hurt in a bus crash in California's Central Valley. The California Highway Patrol says the Greyhound bus was traveling from Los Angeles to Sacramento with 47 people aboard when it crashed early today just outside downtown Fresno. The Highway... more »
  • Parent suing school board over bus crash

    April 5, 2010 11:50 AM

    A parent is suing the Terrebonne Parish School Board, saying his son received spinal injuries in a crash involving two school buses back in November. The lawsuit seeks monetary damages to cover the student's medical costs, as well as physical and mental pain and suffering. The parent filed the... more »
  • Lawsuit claims student injured in bus collision

    April 5, 2010 7:43 AM

    A Thibodaux man is suing the Terrebonne Parish School Board, alleging his son suffered spinal injuries in a November wreck involving two buses at Evergreen Junior High School. The Daily Comet reports that Gramble Woolens Sr. claims an unknown bus driver struck a bus carrying his son, Gramble Woolens Jr.,... more »

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