A Texas woman is reportedly walking in the road when she is hit by the bus. No one on the bus is injured.
John Stevens stopped his bus before the railroad tracks as state law requires and then pulled forward before being struck by a freight train, according to the crash report. One student was killed in the crash.
Timothy Galbreath with Somerville (Texas) Independent School District allegedly leaves a student with special needs alone on the bus all day. He is charged with abandoning or endangering a child.
The Texas bus, which had two students on board, came to a stop, then continued across the tracks in front of the train, police said. One student died and the other was hospitalized in critical condition.
The Pflugerville Independent School District’s board of trustees approves $14.8 million for a fleet of 159 new school buses.
Districts, school bus companies, and suppliers hold refresher training, partner with law enforcement, and advocate for key legislation.
Nathan Deyoung of Texas is charged with failing to obey warning signs and barricades over roads and endangering a child.
A Texas DOT report states that the bus driver involved in a recent crash was driving too fast for conditions when he overcorrected and the bus hydroplaned and rolled over.
The school bus, which is transporting 42 students, rolls into a ditch and catches on fire, officials say. One student dies and three students are taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
Officials said the school bus was traveling from Norman, Oklahoma, to San Antonio, Texas, when the driver lost control. Several passengers on board sustained significant injuries.
Video from the Texas school bus shows a car apparently side-swiping the left side of the bus before speeding off. No injuries were reported.
Gerald Gardner of Texas collapses behind the wheel, and three students quickly move to safely park and evacuate the bus. Gardner is later pronounced dead of a heart attack.
San Antonio Independent School District equips its buses with stop-arm cameras, and is also outfitting them with other exterior and interior cameras and Wi-Fi.