Orland Bus Crash

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Bus Safety Mandates Introduced After Deadly Orland Bus Crash

A California lawmaker is proposing sweeping bus safety reforms after last year’s fiery collision between a FedEx tractor-trailer and a tour bus full of students that killed 10.

07/17/2015

An NTSB investigative team views remaining wreckage of FedEx truck-trailer. (Credit: File/NTSB)

Conflicting Reports In Search For Cause Of Deadly Orland Bus Crash

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Investigators still have not concluded why a FedEx truck slammed into a bus full of high school students more than a year ago, killing 10. Thousands of pages of documents released […]

05/13/2015

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Widow Of FedEx Driver In Orland Tour Bus Crash Still Waiting For Answers About Deadly Day

While Candice Evans doesn’t know for sure what happened, she believes he didn’t fall asleep at the wheel. And she says phone records prove he wasn’t texting or on a call.

11/18/2014

Scene of the deadly crash the day after. (Credit: CBS13)

Causes Of Death Released In April Orland Tour Bus Crash

The Glenn County Sheriff-Coroner’s office said Monday that seven of the victims in April’s crash succumbed from asphyxiation due to smoke inhalation. The other two died of multiple traumas from the collision.

07/21/2014

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Bus Driver Killed In Orland Crash Remembered At Service

Talalelei Lealao-Taiao came from a large Samoan family. Her two kids and numerous siblings were among the thousand or more at Lealao-Taiao’s funeral.

04/27/2014

Scene of the deadly crash the day after. (Credit: CBS13)

NTSB Releases Initial Report On Orland Crash

The drivers of a FedEx truck and bus that collided in a fiery accident earlier this month both started their work days in Sacramento.

04/25/2014

California Highway Patrol officer Joe Stokes clears away crime scene tape at the scene of a deadly crash on April 11, 2014  in Orland, California. Ten people were killed and dozens injured, including four still in critical condition, after a FedEx truck collided with a bus of high school students on Interstate 5 yesterday. The students were on their way to visit Humboldt State University in Northern California. (Photo by Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images)

Student’s Family Sues FedEx Over Deadly Orland Tour Bus Crash

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.

04/22/2014

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Orland Tour Bus Crash 911 Calls Capture Chaos After FedEx Bus Impact

One student who escaped held back sobs in describing on a 911 call how the FedEx truck barreled across the median of Interstate 5 and smashed into the bus.

04/17/2014

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NTSB Examining FedEx Driver’s Last 72 Hours Before Orland Tour Bus Crash

The last three days of Tim Evans’ life are under examination, as investigators comb through cellphone records and gas station surveillance video along the truck’s route to determine if he had enough rest.

04/15/2014

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Neighbors Remember Tour Bus Driver In Deadly Orland Crash

On April 7, Tala Lealao-Taiao was posting pictures of her new baby grandson on Facebook. Three days later, she would be killed when a FedEx truck crossed the median and hit the tour bus she was driving.

04/14/2014

The remains of a FedEx truck, right, and bus, left, involved in Thursday's deadly crash are seen on trucks at the scene of the accident on April 11, 2014  in Orland, California. Ten people were killed and dozens injured, including four still in critical condition, after a FedEx truck collided with a bus of high school students on Interstate 5 yesterday. The students were on their way to visit Humboldt State University in Northern California. (Photo by Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images)

Feds Revisit Safety Rules After Orland Bus Crash

Federal transportation authorities are investigating ways to minimize death and injuries in bus crashes following the fiery wreck that left 10 dead when a FedEx truck slammed into a tour bus carrying high school students in Northern California.

04/14/2014

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Neighbors In Shock Upon Learning Elk Grove Man’s Part In Orland Crash

Investigators say the FedEx driver in Thursday’s horrific crash was driving from Weed back to Sacramento-area where he lived.

04/13/2014

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