Transcript for At Least 5 Killed in Baltimore School Bus Crash
It was about 7 o'clock this morning when we got a call for crashed here to 3800 block of Frederick avenue. What we know at this point is that a yellow school bus was eastbound or Frederick avenue which is right here behind me where we're standing it's dropped this. Vehicle right me a mustang. Wants the yellow school bus struck the mustang it continued eastbound then struck the pillar act allowed to park cemetery. That the pillar as some damage to it as you can see. The bus struck that pillar and then continued eastbound. Where it went into oncoming traffic and struck and aid in MTA bus when its driver side. And basically ripped the attired driver's side. Off of the vehicles. Hey it literally looks like a bomb exploded in the bus in this catastrophic damage. We know that there are five fatalities one of the MTA bus and that number could change we have not yet searched the vehicle. But what we know at this point that there five fatalities. Won the MTA bus. The other fatality was going the yellow bus there were two occupants on the yellow bus driver and aid. Right now we believe there were approximately thirteen people on the MTA bus. Eight people who have been transported. From the MTA bus was varying degrees of injury those injuries are from minor to critical. We also have one individual who was transported to the hospital. From the yellow bus and of course an individual transporter from this vehicle right behind me the Muster. So ten people were transported by Ballmer fire department to various hospitals with varying degrees of injury. We can't speculate on the cause of this crash at this point. We have assistance from. All of our investigative units on scene. Just to clear up any rumors understand there were some rumors circulating about this being a crime scene. It is not a crime scene as a crash investigations. We have our detectives from the homicide unit here. Because they're used to dealing with death investigations. And we have a mass. Casualty incidents involving multiple fatalities. So we asked for additional assistance come out so this is not a crime scene it's a crash city.
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