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A Very Scary Bus Ride for these high schoolers

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A Very Scary Bus Ride for these high schoolers

Post by Misfit » Fri December 19th, 2008, 9:20 pm


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Post by diamondlil » Fri December 19th, 2008, 9:25 pm

That is scary indeed!
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Post by EC2 » Fri December 19th, 2008, 10:20 pm

Goodness, that was a near disaster!
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Post by Amanda » Fri December 19th, 2008, 11:14 pm

Just as well Superman got there in time!

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Post by SonjaMarie » Fri December 19th, 2008, 11:32 pm

Oh I was just reading about that online! And they didn't have snow tires on!

Here's another picture:
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Post by Misfit » Fri December 19th, 2008, 11:54 pm

SM, I was just going to post that picture from the Times. More info has been coming in the last couple of hours, it was a very new story when I first started the thread. I cannot imagine what anyone (let alone two buses full of high school kids) were thinking going down those steep hills. It's icy as all get out and there's been multiple accidents. Its sounding like the second bus was speeding down the hill and hit the first one. Apparently they didn't have chains either.

It sounds like quite a terrifying scramble to get out of the back of the bus through the back windows. I'm glad everyone's OK, although quite shaken up.

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Post by SonjaMarie » Sat December 20th, 2008, 2:17 am

Those poor kids could've been really hurt or worse right before Christmas, those stupid bus drivers, what were they thinking?!

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Post by Telynor » Sat December 20th, 2008, 1:45 pm

[quote=""SonjaMarie""]Those poor kids could've been really hurt or worse right before Christmas, those stupid bus drivers, what were they thinking?!

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That's the problem, they weren't thinking. Thank god that none of those kids were killed or seriously injured. I saw those photos on the news last night, very chilling.

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