Two killed, over three dozen injured in charter bus rollover

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 04:00 PM CDT
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By Frank Heinz

Charter Bus Overturns on SH 161

A private charter bus overturned Thursday on state Highway 161, killing two. See Full Gallery

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 06:07 PM CDT

4 Bus Crash Patients to Leave ICU Friday

4 Bus Crash Patients to Leave ICU Friday

Parkland Memorial Hospital officials said Friday afternoon that three of the 15 people being treated after Thursday's deadly charter bus crash have been discharged and that four others are expected to leave the...

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:58 PM CDT

Deadly Texas Bus Crash Coincides with Safety Crackdown

Deadly Texas Bus Crash Coincides with Safety Crackdown

The charter-bus crash that killed two and injured dozens outside Dallas on Thursday happened in the middle of an aggressive push by federal regulators to shutter unscrupulous carriers and ramp up safety...

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:58 PM CDT

Casino Trip Organizer Killed in Bus Crash

Casino Trip Organizer Killed in Bus Crash

The organizer of a bus trip to an Oklahoma casino was killed when the private charter bus overturned on an Irving highway on Thursday morning, the Department of Public Safety confirmed.

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:58 PM CDT

Bus Crash Survivor: "I Feel Very Lucky"

Bus Crash Survivor: "I Feel Very Lucky"

One of the survivors of the charter bus crash along the President George Bush Turnpike says he feels lucky to be alive.

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:58 PM CDT

Charter Bus Driver in ICU

Charter Bus Driver in ICU

The man behind the wheel of the charter bus that crashed and flipped on its side Thursday morning is in intensive care.

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:58 PM CDT

Witnesses Commend Bus Crash First Responders

Witnesses Commend Bus Crash First Responders

Thursday’s horrific bus crash in Irving tested local first responders. By most witness accounts, they passed with flying colors.

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:58 PM CDT

Two Killed, Dozens Injured in Bus Crash

Two Killed, Dozens Injured in Bus Crash

More than three dozen people are injured and two were killed after a private charter bus overturned along state Highway 161/President George Bush Turnpike Thursday morning.

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:58 PM CDT

Bus Crash Victims Still Recovering

Bus Crash Victims Still Recovering

Victims in a major bus rollover in Irving are still recovering in area hospitals. Meanwhile, friends and family of one of the two deceased crash victims are remembering her life.

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:58 PM CDT

Cardinal Coach Lines' Safety Records

Cardinal Coach Lines' Safety Records

As federal investigators look into the Cardinal Coach Line bus crash that happened on Thursday morning, NBC 5 Investigates uncovered details about the company's safety records.

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Two people were killed and over three dozen were injured when a bus chartered to bring senior citizens to a casino rolled over on state Highway 161/President George Bush Turnpike.
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