Category Archives: Bus Accidents

UPDATE: Bus Accidents Around the US

13-year-old bicyclist killed in Redondo Beach bus crash identified

http://www.dailybreeze.com/general-news/20170506/13-year-old-bicyclist-killed-in-redondo-beach-bus-crash-identifiedThe crash police described as a “tragic accident” occurred at 5:30 p.m. Friday in the area of Pacific Coast Highway and Knob Hill Avenue, the Redondo Beach Police Department reported.

The girl was riding her bicycle with a friend when, for an unknown …

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Bus driver charged in accident that killed two teens

http://www.11alive.com/news/bus-driver-charged-in-accident-that-killed-two-teens/437268782A local bus driver is now facing multiple charges after a fatal accident that killed two high school students in Fulton County.

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Bus driver in crash celebrated by CCSD

http://www.lasvegasnow.com/news/bus-driver-in-crash-celebrated-by-ccsd-for-actions-during-the-accident/708148134On Friday, new details emerged about how the bus driver responded to the emergency.

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Family of grandmother killed in school bus-car crash speaks out

http://www.ktnv.com/news/family-of-grandmother-killed-in-school-bus-car-crash-speaks-outUPDATE: The family says Priscilla is still in critical condition, but is slowly getting better.

They say she is still dealing with broken facial bones and a broken leg.

They say if she pulls through, recovery could take months.

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14 children taken to hospital after school bus accident in LaPlace

http://www.wdsu.com/article/14-children-taken-to-hospital-after-school-bus-accident-in-laplace-sheriffs-office-says/9612102The crash was reported around 2:30 p.m. in the 1700 block of St. Andrew’s Boulevard.

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The driver of the car was killed in the crash

http://www.kolotv.com/content/news/Las-Vegas-school-bus-driver-killed-in-crash-children-hurt-421361614.htmlClark County school police Capt. Ken Young said Friday that 40 children were aboard the bus and 14 received moderate injuries.

School officials previously said 48 children were on the bus.

Another child was critically injured in the demolished Ford Taurus.

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Driver charged with texting in Destrehan bus accident

http://www.heraldguide.com/details.php?id=18588“It is suspected that this crash occurred because the at-fault driver was distracted while operating the vehicle,” said St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesman Cpl. James Grimaldi.

The Nissan driver was issued a citation for careless operation …

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PITTSBURGH BUS: Several injured in bus crash on Mansfield

http://www.wpxi.com/news/top-stories/several-injured-in-bus-crash-on-mansfield-bridge/519386125Approximately 15 people were injured in a bus crash on the Mansfield Bridge in Glassport, sources told Channel 11.

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Police: Car ran red light before deadly crash involving school bus

http://news3lv.com/news/local/students-try-to-help-bus-driver-before-crashing-another-student-grabbed-the-wheelWhat started as a typical ride to school turned into anything BUT for 48 students from Bailey Middle School.Around 8:30 a.m. on Thursday morning their full-size …

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Texas church bus crash: Other driver was all over road, report says

http://www.cnn.com/2017/05/04/us/texas-fatal-church-bus-crash/Several of those medications, as well as marijuana, were found in the pickup truck at the scene of the crash,” the report says.

“Toxicology test results are pending.”

The crash victims — the bus driver and senior members of First Baptist Church in New …

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NTSB releases preliminary report on Uvalde bus crash that killed 13

http://www.ksat.com/news/ntsb-released-preliminary-report-on-uvalde-bus-crash-that-killed-12SAN ANTONIO
The National Transportation Safety Board has released a preliminary accident investigation report into the March 29 bus crash that killed 13 people in a church bus from New Braunfels.

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Serious Bus Accidents and Fatalities on the Rise

10 Injured In Horrific SF Chinatown Bus Stop Crash

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2016/12/16/vehicle-careens-into-bus-stop-in-san-franciscos-chinatown-5-injured/Police later confirmed that the driver, a woman, was cooperating with the investigation into the accident.

San Francisco Police later said that the car that hit the bus stop was traveling on Stockton Street and apparently lost control, hitting an …

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Prisoner bus rolls in Valley accident – San Antonio Express-News

http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/article/Prisoner-bus-rolls-in-Valley-accident-10801096.phpAmid foggy and wet conditions a prison transport bus crashed Friday morning in Willacy County, resulting in non-life threatening injuries to several of its …

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Mayor recovering from bus crash

http://www.parkrecord.com/news/summit-county/kamas-mayor-recovering-from-bus-crash/Marchant said the mayor is recovering “very well” after a bus accident in which he was critically injured earlier this month.

“We are very fortunate. We feel like we have had a great many tender mercies on our behalf and the people in our valley have …

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Students, parents react to morning bus crash

Freshman Kristian Thomas says the crash seemed to come out of nowhere.

“I’m listening to music on the bus and the next thing you know, I flew forward and busted my lip and stuff, chest pains and stuff like that,” he said.

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South Hills road temporarily closed due to school bus accident, 2 injured

http://www.wpxi.com/news/south-hills-road-closed-due-to-school-bus-accident/476561654The accident happened just before noon near the intersection with Route 51 in Pittsburgh’s Brookline neighborhood.

According to a Pittsburgh Public Schools spokesperson, the bus was transporting 15 students to Pittsburgh Carmalt K-8.

A car slid into …

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25 students from Lawrence North High School, 2 bus drivers injured in school bus crash

http://www.theindychannel.com/news/local-news/school-bus-accident-on-indianapolis-northeast-sideTwo Lawrence North High School school buses were involved in an accident Friday morning, injuring 25 students and two bus drivers.

At least 25 children were injured when two school buses crashed into each other at Shadeland Avenue and Fall …

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28 preschool students evaluated at hospital after Jersey City school bus accident

http://www.nj.com/hudson/index.ssf/2016/12/28_students_taken_to_hospital_after_jersey_city_sc.htmlMore than two dozens school children were evaluated at a local hospital this morning after a Jersey City school bus was involved in an accident at West Side and Oxford avenues, Jersey City schools spokeswoman Maryann Dickar said.

The accident occurred …

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Report: Gwinnett school bus accidents occur about once every other day

http://www.ajc.com/news/local-education/report-gwinnett-school-bus-accidents-occur-about-once-every-other-day/vPVlcQg3Hkg4xgxzZNRCrK/The state collects bus accident data by calendar year.

Gwinnett school district spokeswoman Sloan Roach noted that most crashes are not the bus driver’s fault.

Slightly less than one-third of bus accidents statewide are the bus driver’s fault, state …MyAJC

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Lawrence North school buses crash, minor injuries

http://www.indystar.com/story/news/crime/2016/12/16/school-buses-involved-crash-northeast-side/95511298/Another Lawrence Township school bus was involved in a deadly crash earlier this year.

In January, Amy Beverland Elementary Principal Susan Jordan was killed when a school bus jumped the curb during dismissal.

In that case, investigators determined …

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15 students hurt in Edgecombe County school bus crash

The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office say 15 elementary school students were hurt Friday morning when a school bus rolled over near the border with Pitt County.

WCTI reports it happened at 2184 Stallings Road, not far from where the road intersects …

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School bus crash reported in Lafayette Parish

http://www.katc.com/story/34071789/school-bus-crash-reported-in-lafayette-parishEmergency crews are on the scene of a bus accident at the corner of Ridge Rd. and Fieldspan Rd.

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Students safe in ‘minor’ bus accident on East Chester

http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/2016/12/15/students-safe-minor-bus-accident/95504332/Although a Jackson-Madison County School System bus was involved in an accident on East Chester Street Thursday afternoon, the six students on board were …

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3 hurt in trash truck collision with school bus

http://www.dailylocal.com/general-news/20161215/3-hurt-in-trash-truck-collision-with-school-busA Wyomissing Area School District bus collided with a trash truck at the intersection of Horseshoe Pike and Manor Rd. (Route 82) about 2:10 p.m. in West Brandywine Thursday afternoon.

There were no children on the bus at the time of the accident.

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5 injured in CTA bus crash on South Side

http://abc7chicago.com/news/5-injured-in-cta-bus-crash-on-south-side/1658038/WLSFive people were injured in a crash involving a CTA bus Thursday morning on the South Side.

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12 die in TN road accident

12 die in TN road accident Chennai, June 3: Twelve individuals died and numerous others were hurt on Friday in a numerous vehicle crash involving a passenger bus, truck and a …

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Five Dead In Crash Involving Egged Bus On Highway 1

Five Dead In Crash Involving Egged Bus On Highway 1
At least five individuals have been killed in a serious crash on Sunday evening on Route 1. Lots of emergency workers responded to scene of …

Crash on I-94 involves bus, between 8-20 other vehicles
UPDATE (WKOW)– Authorities confirm the crash on I-94 near Deerfield and the Town of Medina includes a bus and between eight and 20 other automobiles …
Accident on I-94 includes bus, in between 8-20 other vehicles
UPDATE (WKOW)– Authorities verify the accident on I-94 near Deerfield and the Town of Medina involves a bus and between 8 and 20 other …
Jerusalem – 6 Dead, 15 Injured In An Israeli Bus Accident On Highway 1
The right side of the bus was destroyed in the accident. According to files by MDA, and additional 15 people were injured in the accident. Nine of …
Bus crash cleared, I-94 WB at MM 253 resumed
DANE CO., Wis.– All westbound lanes of I-94 were reopened at mile marker 253 near Deerfield after teams cleared an accident Sunday afternoon.
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Bus hits pedestrian, closes southbound side of Old Georgetown Road in Bethesda

Bus hits pedestrian, closes southbound side of Old Georgetown Roadway in Bethesda
Police said the RideOn bus struck the pedestrian. They did not instantly understand if the pedestrian was in a crosswalk or not. The person was required to an …

Dozens sent out to Health center After Metro Bus Accident
That accident took place the other day in downtown Houston. Witnesses say the driver of the vehicle ran a red light and knocked into the bus. Nearly one …
UPDATE 2– Eight killed, 26 injured in main Turkey bus accident
KIRSEHIR, Turkey– The death toll from a lethal bus accident in Turkey has increased to 8, regional sources stated on Monday. A minimum of 26 people suffered …

Woman sues city; says MET Transit bus hit her while she was riding her bike

Woman takes legal action against city; says MET Transit bus struck her while she was riding her bike
Dispatch records reveal 3 calls were made concerning the crash, consisting of a lady who was on the Parkhill route city bus when the accident …

DDOT Bus Kills Man Retrieving Bike

DDOT Bus Strikes, Kills Guy Recovering Bike From Rack
DDOT Bus Strikes, Eliminates Guy Retrieving Bike From Rack … DETROIT (AP) Detroit authorities are examining a fatal accident involving a DDOT bus and …
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