The bus was carrying 44 students from Southern California for a free tour of Humboldt State University on the state’s far north coast.
The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday honored a student who survived a fiery bus crash that claimed the lives of 10 people in Orland last month.
A student injured in the fiery April 10 crash between a tour bus and a FedEx truck in Northern California has filed a negligence lawsuit against the mailing giant and the bus owners.
Forty-three high school students and three adult chaperones were on a bus traveling from Los Angeles for a tour of Humboldt University when the bus was struck by a FedEx tractor trailer on April 10.
The negligence suit that seeks $100 million in damages is the first filed in connection with the April 10 freeway crash in Orland, said A. King Aminpour, the attorney for the plaintiffs.
Michael Myvett and his fiancée, Mattison Haywood, were on the bus that crashed into a FedEx truck in Orland last Thursday, killing five students and five adults.
Federal investigators Monday shifted their investigation of last week’s deadly bus crash in Orland to Los Angeles, officials said.
Miles Hill was sitting near the front of the bus when it was struck by a FedEx tractor-trailer Thursday.
Daedreon Kendrick suffered a concussion, a busted chin and bruising in the horrific crash that took ten lives last Thursday, when a bus carrying students en route to visit the HSU campus was struck by a FedEx tractor-trailer.
Calvin Aceves says he was asleep on the bus when he awoke to the sound of a big boom and screams.
Federal investigators said Sunday that they haven’t found physical evidence confirming a witness’ claim that a FedEx truck was on fire before it slammed into a bus carrying high school students, killing 10 people in Northern California.
Federal investigators are looking into a driver’s claim that a FedEx tractor-trailer was already on fire when it careened out-of-control across a freeway median and slammed into a bus taking high school students on a college tour, killed 10 people and injuring dozens more.
University officials say prospective students who participated in the Preview Plus program left Arcata on buses at 10 a.m. Saturday.
A teen girl is the most recent of the 10 victims to be identified following a fiery crash involving a FedEx delivery truck and a charter bus carrying high school students.
The shipping giant and the operator of the tour bus involved both released statements following the collision that killed 10 people and injured dozens on Interstate 5 near the city of Orland.