Tuesday, 22 May, 2018

Multiple deaths after school bus collides with dump truck in New Jersey

Truck company involved in deadly school bus crash has checkered past Modal Trigger Emergency personnel examine the scene of a deadly school bus crash in New Jersey. AP
Sammy Stanley | 18 May, 2018, 04:16

The students, fifth graders at East Brook Middle School in Paramus, New Jersey, were on their way to a field trip when the collision occurred, Murphy told a news conference from the school. Two were killed and the rest were injured, some critically. NBC also reported that cadaver dogs were seen searching the woods near the interstate.

"They were young kids", he said.

Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN. "A lot of people were screaming and hanging from their seatbelts", he said. "So then a few people got out of the windows and they got out of the emergency exit on the top, on the roof". The undercarriage with the bus wheels lies perpendicular to the overturned bus, stretching out over multiple lanes of the highway. A fifth grade class trip from the district was scheduled for Waterloo Village, a historic site about 5 miles away from the crash scene, according to the school's district's website.

Students on two other buses on the field trip returned to the school about 80km from the crash site and were reunited with their parents, said Paramus police Commissioner Holly Tedesco.

The bus was owned by the school district and equipped with seat belts, according to Paramus schools superintendent Michele Robinson.

WNBC cites law enforcement sources who say at least one person is dead. "Stuff started coming in". It is unclear how many people died. "It was just frightful what happened".

CBS News reports that the crash ripped the bus apart and knocked it on its side.

Donald Lazorchek, who was picking up his son James, said the news was "shocking, very shocking", and he kept "hoping it wasn't my son".

Offset "expected to be ok" after reported auto crash
His auto was destroyed in the process, requiring a tow from the scene, and Offset was taken to a hospital for minor injuries. He then claims that Offset , who was behind Cardi at the time, said, "Shut up, bro, before a n**** beat you out here".

"It's a horrific scene", he said.

Injured passengers were taken to Morristown Medical Center, St. Joseph's Hospital and Hackettstown Medical Center, according to the school district.

State police say that an unknown number of children were on the bus and multiple victims have been sent to the hospital.

The hospitals would not confirm the current status or condition of their patients.

A red dump truck with severe front-end damage was at the scene, about 50 miles outside of New York City.

A nurse from SC and New York City firefighter were among the many people who stopped to help the children, Iossa noted.

A team with the New Jersey Department of Health also responded.

Mount Olive police say westbound traffic is being diverted off Route 80 at exit 26 and to expect heavy delays along Route 46.

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