school Bus Crash Near St. Louis-2 Die,50 InjuredSubmited By Anam Khan
school Bus Crash Near St. Louis-2 Die,50 Injured
Two school buses packed with children carrying high-school band students to an amusement park were involved in a freeway wreck involving a tractor-trailer carrying high-school band students to an amusement park were involved in a freeway wreck involving a tractor-trailer Thursday that left two people dead and dozens injured, officials said.The buses were carrying St. James High School band students to the Six Flags amusement park roughly 10 miles from the crash scene.
Missouri Department of Transportation spokesman Jorma Duran could not immediately say whether the two dead in the Interstate 44 crash near Gray Summit, 32 miles west of St. Louis, were riders on the school buses.
Franklin County Sheriff's Department officials said up to 50 people were injured in the collision, broadcasters KMOX and KMOV reported.