“When I heard the tire pop, I immediately grabbed hold extra tight to the steering wheel”
A federal agency has issued an emergency bulletin to motorcoach companies about weight limits on tires.
“When she got up, she had blood all over her body which wasn’t her own blood, it was blood of other people. She saw the person who had died on the bus.”
In less than a week, the company saw two fatal accidents. In one, a bus crashed in central Illinois, killing one person. In the other, the mirror on one of the company’s buses hit and killed a pedestrian.
The Megabus struck her as the driver attempted to make a turn on a downtown street.
We have an update on some passengers injured in Thursday’s MegaBus crash on I-55 at Litchfield.
Officer Mike Link with the Illinois State Police has confirmed to KMOX News that one person has died in this afternoon’s Megabus accident.