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14 killed when tour bus crashes in Bronx
www.kxlh.com ^ | March 12, 2011 | CBS NYC

Posted on 03/12/2011 10:42:04 PM PST by NoRedTape

Fourteen people died on Saturday when a bus returning from a casino flipped onto its side on I-95 in the Bronx and was sliced in half by the support pole for a large sign.

The bus driver told police he lost control after being clipped by a tractor trailer.

Police began a search for the truck, which did not stop after the crash, according to New York Police Department spokesman Paul Browne.

There were at least 31 passengers aboard the bus and many of the injuries were the result of severe head trauma............

(Excerpt) Read more at kxlh.com ...


TOPICS: Local News
KEYWORDS: bronx; bus; crash
OH MY GAWWWD...............unbelievable.........
1 posted on 03/12/2011 10:42:10 PM PST by NoRedTape
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To: NoRedTape

Some may have been decapitated by the sign post ripping through the bus. Horrible if so.


2 posted on 03/12/2011 10:49:47 PM PST by tina07 (In loving memory of my father,WWII Vet. CBI 10/16/42-12/17/45, d. 11/1/85)
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To: NoRedTape

RIP.


3 posted on 03/13/2011 2:12:15 PM PDT by fieldmarshaldj (~"This is what happens when you find a stranger in the Amber Lamps !"~~)
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