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School Bus Crash

Sebastian Murdock

Bus Driver Who Killed 3 While Texting Was 'As Childish As The Children He Was Transporting' | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 06.10.2015 | Crime

The lawyer representing the families of three victims killed in a Tennessee bus crash said the man responsible for their deaths acted like a child whe...

Sebastian Murdock

Mother Of Little Girl Killed By Texting School Bus Driver Has No Hate In Her Heart | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 06.08.2015 | Crime

A Tennessee bus driver tasked with safely transporting children on their way home from school pulled out his phone and began to text. Soon after, the ...

School Bus Driver Was Texting Before Deadly Crash

Reuters | Posted 06.06.2015 | Crime

June 5 (Reuters) - The driver of a Tennessee school bus that crashed in December, killing two students and a teacher's aide, had been receiving and ...

Intoxicated School Bus Driver Crashed With 35 Students On Board: Police

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 05.12.2015 | Crime

A New York school bus driver is accused of drunken driving after crashing a bus carrying 35 students into a telephone pole on Monday. New York Stat...

Naked Woman In Semi That Hit School Bus: Police

AP | Posted 09.30.2014 | Crime

STARKE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a naked woman was riding in the tractor-trailer that struck a school bus in north Florida, injuring 10 people. ...

Another School Bus Crash In New York City Injures 11

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 09.16.2014 | Crime

Eleven people were injured in a school bus crash in New York City early Tuesday morning, PIX11 reports. Nine children and two adults were taken to...

Over A Dozen Children Injured In California School Bus Crash

AP | Posted 06.24.2014 | Crime

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Eleven middle school students and their driver were injured when a school bus jumped a curb Thursday and rammed into trees in...

10 Students Hospitalized After School Bus Crash

ABC News Radio | Emily Shapiro | Posted 12.17.2013 | Detroit

(DETROIT) -- Ten children were hospitalized after a school bus collided with a car Wednesday afternoon. The children, Dixon Elementary-Middle School ...

School Bus Overturns On Highway, Injuries Reported

Posted 08.21.2013 | Crime

A school bus transporting children overturned early Wednesday afternoon while traveling along a Kansas highway, the Kansas City Star reports. Emer...

School Bus Driver Dies After Crashing Bus Into Embankment; 9 Students Injured

AP | RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 06.08.2013 | Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A bus driver died and nine students were injured Monday when a school bus went off a road and lodged in an embankment in nor...

School Bus Carrying 11 Kids In Crashes Into Home

AP | Posted 03.11.2013 | Crime

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A school bus carrying 11 children has crashed into a house in central Iowa, though no injuries are being reported. The crash...

WATCH: School Bus Driver Loses Control, Crashes Into House

Posted 06.06.2012 | Chicago

Video captured by an on-board security camera shows an Indiana school bus veering off the road and crashing into a house. The footage shows the bus...

Put the Brakes on School Bus Tragedies

Rep. Bruce Braley | Posted 06.17.2012 | Politics
Rep. Bruce Braley

Across the nation, drivers illegally pass stopped school buses 13 million times each year; in Iowa, 138,600 times every year. If we cut that number, we'll reduce the number of children killed and injured by reckless drivers.

Children Killed As Bus Falls Into Pond

AP | Posted 05.20.2012 | World

HYDERABAD, India — A speeding bus veered off the road and fell into a pond Tuesday, killing at least 14 schoolchildren in the southern Indian st...

School Bus Accidents in the News: Are Your Children Safe?

Meryl Ain, Ed.D. | Posted 05.15.2012 | Parents
Meryl Ain, Ed.D.

Parents have a right to expect that when they put their children on the school bus in the morning, they will get to and from school safely.

1 Dead, 15 Injured After School Bus Collides With Tractor-Trailer

AP | Posted 05.14.2012 | Education

ROCKWOOD, Pa. — A tractor-trailer collided with a school bus carrying about two dozen students and adults Wednesday in western Pennsylvania, kil...

Child, Bus Driver, Die In School Bus Crash

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 03.12.2012 | Education

A school bus transporting students to Lighthouse Charter School in Indianapolis, Ind., crashed into a train bridge at approximately 7:40 a.m. Monday, ...

3 Still In Critical Condition After Fatal New Jersey School Bus Crash

AP | BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI | Posted 04.18.2012 | Education

CHESTERFIELD, N.J. — The National Transportation Safety Board is examining how seat belt use factored into the New Jersey school bus crash that ...

New Jersey School Bus Crash Kills 1, Injures 17

AP | BETH DeFALCO | Posted 04.17.2012 | Education

CHESTERFIELD, N.J. — A dump truck collided with a bus carrying elementary schoolchildren on Thursday, killing an 11-year-old daughter of a state...

Deadly School Bus Crash In West Bank

AP | Posted 04.17.2012 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) — A truck lost control in slick, rainy weather and barreled into a Palestinian school bus on Thursday, killing five children and a te...

Tractor-Trailer Crash Ejected Student Out School Bus, Sent 32 To Hospital

AP | Posted 03.18.2012 | Education

TEMPLE, Texas — A tractor-trailer clipped a school bus full of students Tuesday, flipping the bus onto its side and sending 32 people – 29...

Bus Drive Allegedly Uses School Bus As Weapon

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.16.2011 | Education

Theresa P. Douglas, 40, was arrested Wednesday and charged with many counts of assault in Maryland after she drove a school bus into a trailer in the ...

School Bus Driver Allegedly Falls Asleep At Wheel On Highway

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.07.2011 | Education

After reportedly falling asleep while driving a school bus full of kids down a highway in Tacoma, Wash., the 65-year-old driver has been put on admini...

School Bus Crash Sends 20 To Hospital, Driver Suspected Of DUI

AP | Posted 01.23.2012 | Education

CHAPTICO, Md. — Authorities say 20 people have been treated at the hospital for injuries after a three-vehicle accident in southern Maryland inv...

Dump Truck Hits School Bus, 2 Girls Injured

AP | Posted 11.26.2011 | Education

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Two girls getting on a bus for school Monday were injured when a dump truck rear-ended the vehicle in the Phoenix suburb of Glendal...