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19:47  17 may  2018
19:47  17 may  2018 Source:   msn.com

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Monday started early and with high spirits — 26 C.W. Henry School eighth graders and their chaperones were off on a class trip to Washington, with stops planned at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Newseum. Slideshow.

School buses are used to transport students to and from home and school and extracurricular activities like field trips and athletic events. We also asked about any planned or ongoing efforts to change or improve the data collected on school bus crashes .

Emergency personnel respond to a crash after a school bus and dump truck collided in Mount Olive, N.J… Emergency personnel respond to a crash after a school bus and dump truck collided in Mount Olive, N.J… MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. — The Latest on a school bus crash with a dump truck in New Jersey (all times local):

12:15 p.m.

A school bus that collided with a dump truck in New Jersey had markings for a school district that had a scheduled class trip to a nearby historic site.

The bus that crashed on Interstate 80 in Mount Olive Thursday morning was from the Paramus school district.

A fifth grade class in the district was scheduled to visit Waterloo Village about five miles from the crash site.

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

Multiple people hurt after school bus, dump truck crash

  Multiple people hurt after school bus, dump truck crash A school bus and dump truck collided on a New Jersey highway Thursday, ripping apart the bus, knocking it on its side and injuring multiple people, according to police. The school bus was on the median of Interstate 80 in Mount Olive and the front end of the bus appeared to be crushed or ripped off. It was also sheared off its undercarriage and a piece of the front end of the bus with the steering wheel visible was laying on top of the metal barrier separation the highway from the median.Hackettstown Police Sgt.

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The bus was on its side on the median of the highway with its front end sheared off.

Driver of fatal New Jersey school bus crash had history of speeding tickets, license suspensions

  Driver of fatal New Jersey school bus crash had history of speeding tickets, license suspensions The driver of a school bus involved in a fatal crash last week had a history of speeding and license suspensions, according to published reports. The driver, Hudy Muldrow Sr., who is 77 and remains hospitalized, was cited eight times for speeding and had his license suspended twice, apparently for failing to pay parking tickets, according to Patch.comThe news comes after NJ.com and NJ 101.5 reported that video footage of the highway showed the school bus crossed three lanes of traffic after missing the exit to Waterloo Village.

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The extent of the injuries was not immediately known.

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11:45 a.m.

State police in New Jersey say that an unknown number of children were on a bus that collided with a dump truck, sending multiple victims to the hospital.

The bus and truck collided on Interstate 80 in Mount Olive on Thursday morning.

The bus was on its side on the median of the highway with its front end sheared off.

The extent of the injuries was not immediately known.

Mount Olive Mayor Rob Greenbaum described it as a "horrific scene."

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11:35 a.m.

Authorities say a school bus and dump truck have collided on a New Jersey highway and multiple people are injured.

The school bus was on its side on the median of Interstate 80 in Mount Olive with its front end sheared off.

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School buses are so safe because they are designed quite differently from passenger vehicles. This is why it’s important to never pass a school bus with the lights on, no matter how late you may be to work or other activities. Should the bus stop suddenly, as in a crash , the child’s body is expected

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Hackettstown Police Sgt. Darren Tynan told The Record that multiple people were taken to a hospital. The extent of their injuries wasn't known.

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