A tour bus crashed into a tractor trailer on a highway in Southern California killing 13 people. The number of injured is 31. The tour bus crash accident occurred early morning on Sunday.
Tour bus crash
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) official revealed that the tour bus was travelling on Interstate 10 at the time of the crash which happened near Palm Springs.
Palm Springs is located around 100 miles to the east of L.A. The same official stated that the speed of the tour bus was very fast. The trailer of the truck jammed about 15 feet inside the bus after the impact.
The driver of the bus was among the dead. However, the injured persons had major as well as minor injuries. Some of them had been seriously hurt.
A very serious bus crash accident
The CHP official made it known to the reporters that the tour bus crash has a very serious accident in the last 30 years. There have been 13 deaths which is a devastating number. The official also stated that the situation was a tough one for everyone.
The bus had gone through a complete inspection in April. There had been no indications that a mechanical failure of serious nature was possible. See More