Transcript for Deadly Bus Crash in Fresno, California
Into that deadly bus crash on a California highway this evening authorities calling it catastrophic. The aerials tonight of that charter bus off the road and sliced down the middle thereby a sign pole. Five passengers were killed more than a dozen seriously injured ABC's Kate it would work is in California. A desperate race as firefighters pull survivors out of the wreckage. Glad they're basically but. Let's call click access. So many traumatic injuries first responders. Reportedly ran out of tourniquet. The bus nearly sliced in half by this highway sign. Dappled went through at the center. The bus and that that's where the injuries were staying. It was en route from Mexico to Washington State crashing near Fresno around 3:30 AM. Thirty passengers on board at least five killed tonight the driver 57 year old Mario David Vasquez remains in the hospital with serious injuries when he told won't he won't hate well it probably led to hope hope. It's. Overhead highway signs they're designed to not break away because if they do they can pose a hazard to traffic in 201115. People were killed in the Bronx after this bus hit an overhead sign. David this is the bus companies LA office they happy satisfactory safety rating. Yet we found multiple citations some of which led to drivers and the buses being pulled off the road. The NTSB is now investigating David Dana thanks so much.
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