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April 17, 2014. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Many Questions Remain About Horrific FedEx Bus Crash ]
Orland, CA As far as Accident Articles go, this one is a tough go given the loss of life, and the ferocity of the April 10 collision in California between a FedEx twin trailer and a motor coach carrying a group of prospective university students and their chaperone to a facilities tour at Humboldt State University.
August 13, 2011. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Bus Accident Injures 21 Passengers ]
Mount Gretna, PA Early Saturday morning a bus crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike injured 21 of 25 passengers when the driver of the Greyhound bus lost control. One woman was freed by rescue crews after being trapped inside the wreckage and 14 people were sent to hospital.
June 1, 2011. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Bus Crash That Killed Four Allegedly Caused by Sleepy Driver ]
Richmond, VA The crash of a tour bus in Virginia on May 31 that took four lives is turning into a criminal investigation after the driver was charged with reckless driving. What's more, the carrier has a history of citations and safety violations, suggesting that lawsuits could stem from the accident as family members of those killed come to realize that the accident might have been prevented.
May 31, 2011. By Lucy Campbell.
Read [ Virginia Bus Accident Kills 4, Injures Dozens ]
New York A bus accident on the I-95 in central Virginia has left four people dead and dozens injured, MSNBC.com reported Tuesday morning.
March 14, 2011. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Death Toll Now 14 in Bus Crash, Questions Remain ]
Brooklyn, NY Investigators want to determine just what the driver involved in a horrific bus crash March 12 in New York was doing in the 72 hours leading up to the crash. Driver Ophadell Williams told police that a truck had clipped his bus, causing him to lose control in a crash that killed 14 passengers and injured more than a dozen others, some critically. But some passengers aboard the doomed tour bus claim that the bus had swerved from the road several times, prior to the crash.
March 12, 2011. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Thirteen People Dead in Bus Crash ]
New York, NY At least thirteen people died in a bus crash when the bus they were traveling in rolled onto its side and was sliced in half by a support pole for a large sign. In addition to the thirteen killed in the bus accident, another eight were in critical condition. The bus crashed on March 12 on a busy highway in the Bronx.
January 14, 2011. By Brenda Craig.
Read [ Migrant Workers' Bus Crash Verdict Sends Powerful Message ]
Corpus Christi, TX A jury in El Paso, Texas, has awarded the families of two migrant workers killed in a 2005 bus crash a record $132.5 million in damages. Reagan Sahadi, the attorney representing the family of one of the workers who died in the crash, says the jury was disgusted by the actions of a greedy and irresponsible bus company, and the award telegraphs a warning to bus company operators who cut corners and exploit workers from Mexico.
December 19, 2010. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Serious Injuries in Bus Crash ]
Gunnison, CO A bus crash in Colorado has resulted in serious, but not life-threatening, injuries to eight passengers. Several other passengers suffered minor injuries in the bus crash, which occurred when a tour bus veered off a mountain highway. The driver of the bus was not hurt when the bus crashed, but more than 35 passengers were taken to hospital with minor injuries. One of the seriously injured was an 11-year-old girl.
December 3, 2010. By Lucy Campbell.
Read [ Tractor-Trailer Slams into School Bus, Injures 21 Children ]
Port Barre, LA Three children have been critically injured and a further 18 hurt after a tractor-trailer crashed into a school bus that had its lights flashing and stop signs extended.
August 10, 2010. By Lucy Campbell.
Read [ Tour Bus Crash Kills 3 ]
Salt Lake City, UT Three Japanese tourists are dead after the driver of the tour bus they were riding in lost control of the vehicle. A further 11 others were injured. The bus accident happened on Monday evening just outside Cedar City, the Utah Highway Patrol report.
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