Bus Overturns on Connecticut Highway En Route to Casino

The charter bus was traveling from New York City to the Mohegan Sun casino when it rolled over on a stretch of Interstate-95 near Madison, Connecticut.
2:09 | 02/08/16

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Abbas headed to Mohegan Sun hotel casino overturning on a highway Connecticut. Dozens of people injured the accident happened I 95 in Madison which is in New Haven county. The bus company is from queen and that's Rollins is reported. Fleischer begins our coverage. Sam. And lives that bus company involved in that role over his. The the deluge group. They are actually here at flushing they're the owners of the possible we're told that it was at the time being operated. 5 PMC East Coast that according to a spokesperson that both he gets on which is where the bus was headed. Now the accident occurred on interstate 95 near Madison Connecticut. I see the possible. Still get ice conditions on the turnpike. Cost at seventy passengers on board here. From the New York City area heading to Mohegan Sun. No spokesperson for the Yale New Haven medical center is telling Eyewitness News that they are treating aids patients eight passengers. None of them critical what one does have broken bones we've also spoken to him to Connecticut state police and this is what they are telling us. Upon arrival troopers in massive firefighters were able to get a good number of those people are the pop. Initially and tend to the ones that we're still on the bus with possible injuries. I don't know how long it's going to be closed for compact where they'll be able to. Get at least a couple lanes opened up obviously there's going to be a traffic impact with this accident and the weather and then rush hour. So you'll prepare for a potentially being clothes for her for several hours. Then just a short time ago the company operating the bus. Put out this statement which reads in part the MC East Coast is very saddened that this has happened today. Our main concern right now is the safety and comfort of our passengers we thank the first responders who were helping everyone who was on the boss today. Now we've also reached out to the Galleon Group they're getting the older of the boss here in flushing queens someone picked up fold did not have a comment and then hung up on us. Reporting live if Washington Fleischer channel seven.

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