School bus fatal crash

Fraser Coast Chronicle - - WORLD -

A STU­DENT and a teacher have been killed and 43 oth­ers in­jured when a school bus with pre­teens on a field trip col­lided with a dump truck on a New Jersey high­way, rip­ping the bus apart and leav­ing stu­dents dan­gling by seat belts.

The crash oc­curred in Mount Olive Town­ship in north­ern New Jersey’s Mor­ris County. The bus was car­ry­ing 38 stu­dents and seven adults, in­clud­ing the driver.

The front end of the bus was sev­ered from the ve­hi­cle and the body of the bus was sep­a­rated from its chas­sis.

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