MTA Bus Plows Into Cars And Crowd, Killing 1

MTA Bus Plows Into Cars And Crowd, Killing 1


EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNINGS IN EFFECT AND HEAT ADVISORIES PLUS WE ARE CRANKING UP THE HUMIDITY ACROSS SOCAL. DETAILS COMING UP IN A FEW MINUTES. AMY: WE BEGIN WITH WAKING NEWS AT 7:00 A.M., ONE PERSON DEAD AND SEVERAL OTHERS HURT AFTER A METRO BUS PLOWS INTO SEVERAL CARS AND A GROUP OF PEOPLE IN WILLOWBROOK. THIS HAPPENED AT — JOY BENEDICT IS LIVE AT THE SCENE WITH THE LATEST. REPORTER: THAT’S WHAT IT APPEARS, WAS A VERY SAD SITUATION HERE LATE THIS MORNING. A CHAIN REACTION CRASH RESULTED WITH ONE MAN LOSING HIS LIFE HERE TODAY. YOU CAN SEE WHAT’S LEFT OF THE CRASH OVER HERE BEHIND ME. THEY JUST PUT THE SAND DOWN OVER HERE, THAT’S WHERE THE TACO TRUCK WAS STANDING AND A LOT OF PEOPLE WERE OUTSIDE WHEN THE CRASH HAPPENED. THIS VIDEO WAS AFTER 2:00 THIS MORNING, A METRO BUS HEADING SOUTHBOUND ON ALAMEDA, A LOST CONTROL AND SLAMMED INTO ANOTHER CAR WHICH SLAMMED INTO ANOTHER CAR. THERE WAS THE BUS AND FOR OTHER VEHICLES INVOLVED. THE IMPACT OF THE CRASH ONTO THE SIDEWALK WITH THE TACO STAND WAS AND A LOT OF PEOPLE WERE STANDING OUTSIDE WAITING AND UNFORTUNATELY, TWO OF THEM WERE VERY SERIOUSLY INJURED AND TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL AND ONE OF THE INDIVIDUALS ARE MALE, DID NOT SURVIVE. HE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE HOSPITAL. ALL THE OTHER INJURIES ARE CONSIDERED MINOR THERE WERE A TOTAL OF TEN VICTIMS INJURED IN ALL OF THIS. THERE WERE TEN PASSENGERS ON THE BUS BUT EVERYONE ON THE BUS IS OKAY. THERE’S BEEN A LOT OF QUESTIONS ABOUT WHAT MAY HAVE STARTED ALL OF THIS. THE CRASH AND BRING REACTION, WE HAVE HEARD THE DRIVER MAY HAVE BEEN DISTRACTED. WE DO NOT KNOW FOR SURE, THAT’S NOT BEEN CONFIRMED BY INVESTIGATORS. THERE’S A LOT OF PEOPLE SPEEDING