US Boy, 11, killed in East Texas school bus crash

07:21  16 may  2017
07:21  16 may  2017 Source:   Associated Press

'National Tragedy': 32 Killed in School Bus Crash in Tanzania

  'National Tragedy': 32 Killed in School Bus Crash in Tanzania Thirty-two schoolchildren, teachers and a minibus diver were killed when their vehicle plunged into a roadside ravine in Tanzania, an official said."The accident happened when the bus was descending on a steep hill in rainy conditions," Arusha regional police commander Charles Mkumbo told Reuters by telephone.

SHELBYVILLE, Texas (AP) - An 11 -year-old boy has been killed in a crash involving the school bus on which he was riding on a rural road near Road 130 onto a county road when it was hit by a pickup truck from behind about 70 miles southwest of Shreveport, Louisiana, and 180 miles east of Dallas.

SHELBYVILLE, Texas — An 11 -year-old boy has been killed in a crash involving the school bus on which he was riding on a rural road near the Texas -Louisiana border. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the crash Monday involved a school bus from the Shelbyville Independent School District.

SHELBYVILLE, Texas — An 11-year-old boy has been killed in a crash involving the school bus on which he was riding on a rural road near the Texas-Louisiana border.

The Texas Department of Public Safety says the crash Monday involved a school bus from the Shelbyville Independent School District. DPS Trooper David Hendry says the bus was turning from Farm Road 130 onto a county road when it was hit by a pickup truck from behind about 70 miles southwest of Shreveport, Louisiana, and 180 miles east of Dallas. Hendry said the bus overturned, killing the boy.

The DPS said only that there were multiple students injured in the crash but provided no details. Lufkin television station KTRE reported school district officials declined comment, and messages from The Associated Press went unanswered.

Teen pilot killed, passenger hurt in Wisconsin plane crash .
A teenage pilot was killed and his passenger was seriously injured when a single-engine plane crashed into a river near a small northwestern Wisconsin community still recovering from last week's deadly and destructive tornado. Load Error Owen Knutson, 17, died at the scene of the crash Wednesday evening, according to Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald.Passenger Hunter Gillett, 18, just days away from graduating from high school, was injured when the Piper aircraft crashed into the Red Cedar River about 3 miles (5 kilometers) south of Chetek, sheriff's officials said.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!