Charter bus carrying Houston high school students crashes in Alabama

Bus crash shuts down I-10 near Alabama Florida line

Local media has also reported fears that high school-aged children were on board at the time. WKRG reports one confirmed fatality but there is no word if the victim was a student or an adult.

Authorities in Alabama say a charter tour bus carrying students on a school trip from Houston, Texas, has plunged into a ravine, with multiple injuries reported. The crash happened around before dawn Tuesday in the westbound lane near mile marker 57, which is between the exits for Foley and Pensacola.

Baldwin County Sheriff's Office Major Anthony Lowery said the bus plunged off Interstate 10 into a deep ravine Tuesday morning, and multiple helicopters are responding. "The fire department and officers are having to rappel down into the area to get into it".

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Alabama state troopers confirm to KHOU 11 News a tour bus from the Houston area has flipped on I-10 east of Mobile.

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