Charter bus wreck

No injuries were reported after a major wreck on U.S. 59 between Edna and Ganado involving a truck pulling a camper and a charter bus.

No injuries were reported after a major wreck on U.S. 59 between Edna and Ganado involving a charter bus and a truck pulling a camper, law enforcement said Sunday.

Department of Public Safety troopers and Jackson County Emergency Services responded to the wreck about 1 p.m. on U.S. 59 near Shady Oaks RV Park and Campground, said Sgt. Ruben San Miguel, DPS spokesman.

Michael Hershberger, 78, of Indiana, was headed south on U.S. 59 in a Ford F-250 pulling a Montana Fifth Wheel Travel Trailer when he changed lanes and attempted to turn in front of a Volvo charter bus. The bus driver, Gabriel Garcia, 53, of Houston, wasn’t able to take action to avoid ramming into the left side of the travel trailer.

“The truck and trailer came to rest in the center median, and the bus was able to stop on the roadway with all the (20) passengers able to get safely off,” San Miguel said.

You must be logged in to react.
Click any reaction to login.
0
0
0
0
0

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Transparency. Your full name is required.
Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. And receive photos, videos of what you see.
Don’t be a troll. Don’t be a troll. Don’t post inflammatory or off-topic messages, or personal attacks.

Thank you for Reading!

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to read or post comments.

To subscribe, click here. Already a subscriber? Click here.