Crash between bus and two semis sends 41 to Nebraska hospital

 Friday, October 7, 2011


Forty-one people were taken to the hospital on Thursday following a crash involving two semi trailer trucks and a bus on westbound Interstate 80 in central Nebraska, police said. The driver of the Burlington Trailways bus, Michelle Anderson, 50, was critically injured, according to the Nebraska State Patrol. The crash occurred near Gibbon, about 150 miles west of Omaha, early Thursday morning. The bus was traveling from Omaha to Denver. According to police, the accident was apparently caused when a westbound semi drifted into the median.