Eight Dead, Dozens Injured After Truck Collides With Bus Carrying Migrant Workers

Eight Dead, Dozens Injured After Truck Collides With Bus Carrying Migrant Workers


Eight people were killed and over 40 others injured after a pickup truck collided with a bus carrying migrant farmworkers in Marion County, Florida.

“Currently, numerous law enforcement and other emergency crews are on the scene of a mass casualty incident in Marion County, Florida, after a migrant bus carrying dozens of passengers crashed causing a significant accident with another vehicle. The bus is on its side in a horse farm, resulting in the death of up to 8 people on board and injuring 45 others, eight of whom are critically injured. In total, there were 53 patients involved in the crash,” Rawsalerts wrote.

“The incident occurred along Florida State Road 40 at Rainbow Springs Boulevard, approximately 45 miles south of Gainesville,” the post added.

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