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Tire Failure Caused Fatal South Carolina Bus Crash

Posted on September 29, 2016

RALEIGH, N.C. -– The NC Highway Patrol released their report Sept. 28 on the deadly crash involving a charter bus of football players that happened Saturday Sept. 17 in Richmond County.

According to investigators, a 1993 MCI Motor Coach Bus registered to Sandy River Baptist Church located in Chesterfield, S.C., was traveling east on U.S. 74 bypass near the city of Hamlet when the front left tire blew out.

WBTW-TV 13 News article here 

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Comments ( 1 )
  • Anthony

     | about 2 years ago

    Illegal operator with no insurance!!!!!!! The school officials failed to provide safe transportation for the football players. What a shame Charges should be pressed to keep other illegal operators from conducting business while endangering passegers

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