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NTSB releases preliminary report on Biloxi bus/train crash

Forty-nine passengers were on the bus when the crash happened. (Photo source: Harrison County Fire Chief Pat Sullivan) Forty-nine passengers were on the bus when the crash happened. (Photo source: Harrison County Fire Chief Pat Sullivan)
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

The National Transportation Safety Board released its preliminary report Monday on the March 7 bus/train crash in Biloxi. The report outlines the events before and after the crash, gives details about the crossing, the bus, and the speed of the train. 

Four bus passengers died on the day of the accident, and 39 others were injured. 

The report said the 60-year-old bus driver's toxicology test was negative for alcohol and other drugs. The train crew was not tested nor were they required to be tested.  

NTSB: Main St. was not on planned route for bus involved in train crash

You can read the entire report online: http://bit.ly/2oCeXd8

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