Stories tagged: bus crash
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 1:35 p.m.
Death toll rises to 6 in French train-bus crash
PARIS – French authorities say the death toll from an accident between a train and a school bus last week has increased following the death of a sixth person. The …
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 9:10 a.m.
Two adults killed in northeastern Montana school bus crash
A pickup truck collided head-on with a school bus in northeastern Montana, killing the drivers of both vehicles and injuring four eighth-graders on their way to Havre for a field …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 2:27 p.m.
Three die as buses collide at New York City intersection
A city bus and a tour bus collided and spun around in a New York City intersection on Monday, leaving three people dead, including a pedestrian, officials said.
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 11:23 a.m.
Driver charged in California bus wreck that killed 4 people
Prosecutors have filed felony vehicular manslaughter charges against a California bus driver in connection with a wreck last year that killed four people and nearly sliced the bus in half.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 1:43 p.m.
21 sent to hospital after farm workers’ bus, truck collide
A bus carrying tobacco farm workers has collided head-in with a pickup truck in Connecticut, sending 21 people to the hospital for evaluations.
Mon., July 3, 2017, 7:58 a.m.
18 feared dead in fiery Bavarian bus crash; 30 injured
Eighteen people are feared dead after a bus carrying a group of German senior citizens crashed into a truck on a highway in Bavaria early Monday and burst into flames, …
Mon., June 26, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Argentine officials: at least 15 die when bus flips, 21 hurt
Argentine officials say a bus carrying students, parents and teachers from a dance school has flipped on a provincial highway, killing at least 15 people.
Fri., June 9, 2017, 12:25 p.m.
11 injured when truck strikes Metro bus in Seattle
Authorities say 11 people were injured after the King County Metro bus they were riding was rear-ended by a semi-truck on northbound Interstate 5 in Seattle.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 12:49 p.m.
Bus plunges into India river, 15 killed and 8 missing
A bus plunged nearly 380 feet (150 meters) into a river in mountainous northern India on Tuesday, killing at least 15 Hindu pilgrims and injuring another seven people, police said.
Wed., May 17, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
School bus flips in hit-run; 14 students taken to hospital
Authorities say a school bus flipped on its side in a hit-and-run accident in eastern Pennsylvania, sending more than a dozen people to the hospital, including two students with trauma …
Mon., May 15, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
30 injured, 2 critically, as Philadelphia school tour bus crashes in Maryland
A bus carrying Philadelphia schoolchildren on an eighth-grade class trip was involved in a serious accident on I-95 in Maryland on Monday.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
Transportation director resigns after Idaho school bus crash
Officials with the Blaine County School District say its transportation director has resigned following a school bus crash that rolled over and injured more than a dozen students in April.
Wed., April 5, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
19 students suffer minor injuries in Massachusetts bus crash
Massachusetts State Police say 19 students were taken to the hospital with minor injuries after their school bus was involved in a crash.
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
Fatal bus crash: Callers saw a pickup swerving before Texas crash
Law enforcement officials in two Texas counties say they received phone calls about a person in a white pickup truck driving erratically shortly before a deadly collision between a church …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 7:22 p.m.
Budapest mourns as 16 die in fiery bus crash on Italian road
A bus carrying Hungarian students home from a school ski trip to France slammed into a highway barrier in northern Italy and burst into flames, killing at least 16 people, …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 4:08 p.m.
Official: Six dead in Chattanooga elementary school bus crash
Six people were killed Monday when a Chattanooga school bus with 35 young children aboard crashed, turned on its side and wrapped around a tree, according to the district attorney.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 1:21 p.m.
Driver in 2-bus Baltimore crash wasn’t authorized to drive school bus
The driver of a Baltimore school bus involved in a deadly crash with a commuter bus wasn’t authorized to drive the vehicle because his medical certification had expired, the Maryland …
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 7:06 p.m.
Baltimore school bus driver had traffic violation history
The Baltimore school bus driver who died along with five others in a collision with a commuter bus was found at fault in three traffic-related cases in the last eight …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 23, 2016, 1:41 p.m.
13 dead, 31 hurt after tour bus, truck crash in California
A tour bus and a semi-truck crashed on a highway in Southern California early Sunday, killing 13 people, the California Highway Patrol said.
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 2:08 p.m.
Driver, 10-year-old child, 2 players die in N.C. bus crash
The bus driver, two football players and a 10-year-old child are the four people killed after a bus carrying a South Carolina junior college football team to its first game …
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 11:12 a.m.
Dozens killed, injured as crowded bus veers off Nepal road
A bus filled with people traveling to their home villages in Nepal to receive the first government payments for victims of last year’s devastating earthquake slipped off a narrow mountain …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 5:40 p.m.
Highway pole rips through bus in California crash, killing 5
A bus veered off a central California highway before dawn Tuesday and struck a pole that sliced the vehicle nearly in half, killing five people and sending at least five …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
11 dead in bus accident on Mexico’s Caribbean coast
Eleven tourists, all apparently Mexican citizens, were killed in a bus crash Monday on a highway south of the resort town of Tulum.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 8:07 a.m.
Bus carrying Gregg Allman crew crashes, 3 hurt
A tour spokesman for Gregg Allman’s band says three crew members have been injured when a bus went off Interstate 77 in West Virginia.
Tue., March 1, 2016, 9:45 a.m.
Oman police say 18 killed, 16 injured in bus crash
A bus traveling through northwestern Oman’s desert crashed into a truck and a passing car later slammed into the wreckage early on Tuesday morning, killing at least 18 people and …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 9:32 a.m.
53 killed as bus collides with tomato truck in Ghana
A head-on collision between a passenger bus and a truck in central Ghana killed 53 people in the deadliest road accident in recent memory, officials and witnesses said Thursday.
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 1 p.m.
At least 30 injured, several critically, in bus crash
A charter bus driving through a snowstorm to a casino flipped onto its side Monday, injuring at least 30 people, several of them critically, and closing the northbound side of …
Wed., Jan. 14, 2015, 6:37 p.m.
8 prisoners, 2 prison guards killed in Texas bus crash
ODESSA, Texas — A prison bus skidded off an icy Texas highway, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing freight train Wednesday, killing eight inmates and two corrections …
Sun., Jan. 8, 2012, 6:51 p.m.
Bus crash in icy Montana kills 2, injures dozens
A bus crashed Sunday on an icy interstate highway in southwestern Montana, killing two people and sending more than 30 others to area hospitals, officials said.
Sun., May 29, 2011, 3:17 p.m.
Two killed, 21 injured in Cascades bus crash
CLE ELUM, Wash. — A bus carrying soccer fans forced one car off the road and then slammed into a disabled pickup truck and its driver on the shoulder of …