Church Bus Crash Kills Three In Indianapolis

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Posted on 27th July 2013 by gjohnson in Uncategorized

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The bus was only about a mile away from returning home, and the trip ended in tragedy.

Three people were killed and at least 19 injured Saturday afternoon when a bus carrying a group of teens back from a Michigan camp to their Baptist church in Indianapolis rolled over, according to CNN.

http://www.cnn.com/2013/07/27/us/indiana-bus-crash/

The bus, which had 40 passengers, was left bus hanging over a concrete barrier. Horrifically, a young woman’s leg was pinned between the barrier and the teetering bus, CNN reported.

The driver claimed that the bus’s brakes didn’t work when he tried to make a left turn.

The scene of the crash was bloody, with luggage thrown all over the road.

Two of the victims were seriously hurt and were transported by helicopter to a hospital, according to CNN, while eight were driven to area hospitals. Nine others were treated at the accident scene and released.