At least 2 dead in school bus crash

A child and a teacher were killed when a school bus full of fifth-graders collided with a dump truck and slammed off a New Jersey highway.
1:38 | 05/18/18

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The latest on that tragic school bus accident in new Jersey where a bus full of fifth graders on a field trip hit a dump truck, tipped over killing at least two people and Eva pilgrim has the story. Reporter: A fun student excursion turning instead to tragedy. Their school bus ripped apart in a deadly crash. I'll need about 20 ambulances. I have a full S bus and victims on the ground. Reporter: Investigators say it appears the bus filled with 38 fifth graders and seven adults on a field trip was traveling on southbound 206 when it turned onto westbound interstate 80 colliding with the dump truck in mt. Olive, new Jersey, 10:30 Thursday morning. You could hear the tires screeching and heard -- you could hear the bus hitting the guardrail. Be advised we have two young females, cpr in progress. You can see the steering wheel, the front end sheared off. The crash ripping the chassis right off the body of the bus. Police using dog to search the scene in nearby woods for survivors. The dump truck several hundred yards down from the crash scene. One student and one adult were killed. The injured, several in critical condition rushed to area hospitals. For those of you that have the loved ones, you go home and you say how much you love them because there are people that tonight are not able to. Reporter: We do know the driver of that dump truck has been speaking to investigators. The school has canceled all field trips for the remainder of the year, just a heartbreaking story. Thank you so much.

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