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1 Killed When Tour Bus Crashes on I-95

Posted March 17, 2008 10:59 a.m. EDT
Updated March 17, 2008 11:01 a.m. EDT

— A tour bus crashed in the median of Interstate 95 early Monday, killing the driver, authorities said.

No one else was on the bus at the time, authorities said.

A car was southbound on I-95 in Robeson County near the South Carolina state line at about 6 a.m. Monday when it ran off the road and hit a guardrail, authorities said. The driver, whose name hasn't been released, pulled back onto the highway and collided with the bus, authorities said.

The bus then veered into the median and hit a tree, authorities said.

The bus driver, whose name hasn't been released, wasn't wearing a seat belt, authorities said.