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Rescue workers work to remove some of the 64 riders of a Megabus headed to St. Louis from Chicago, after a tire blowout and the bus hitting a bridge support in Litchfield, Illinois on August 2, 2012. Police say 31 people were taken to three area hospitals and three flown to Saint Louis hospitals in St. Louis. Litchfield is located along Highway 55 about 60 miles north of St. Louis.   UPI/KSDK-TV

Driver Describes Fatal Illinois Megabus Crash

“When I heard the tire pop, I immediately grabbed hold extra tight to the steering wheel”

08/30/2012

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Megabus Tire Blowouts Trigger Emergency Bulletin

A federal agency has issued an emergency bulletin to motorcoach companies about weight limits on tires.

08/17/2012

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Woman Injured in Megabus Crash Files Suit

“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.”

08/14/2012

Megabus crashes injuring riders in Illinois

Quinn Calls For Federal Probe of Megabus

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.

08/09/2012

Megabus

Second Megabus Accident in Week Kills Woman

The Megabus struck her as the driver attempted to make a turn on a downtown street.

08/08/2012

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Mizzou Student Dies in Megabus Crash

We have an update on some passengers injured in Thursday’s MegaBus crash on I-55 at Litchfield.

08/03/2012

Megabus crashes injuring riders in Illinois

UPDATE: One Dead in Crash Near Litchfield, Ill.

Officer Mike Link with the Illinois State Police has confirmed to KMOX News that one person has died in this afternoon’s Megabus accident.

08/02/2012