Tragic Bus Accident In Biloxi Has Taken The Lives Of At Least 3 Passengers
A freight train leaving from Austin, Texas has collided with a charter bus in Biloxi, Mississippi. The train dragged the bus over three-hundred feet down the tracks, leaving at least 3 people dead, with many others injured.
Authorities said the bus was stopped on the tracks at the time of impact, however, they have not yet determined if the accident was due to mechanical or operator error.
Those at the scene have described the majority of bus passengers as senior citizens. Images from news reports show the bus upright and still intact, straddling the tracks, with the CSX train pushed up against its left side.
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