Driver Killed, 2 Critical After School Bus Crashes At DIA

DENVER (CBS4) – A driver was killed and five people have been transported to the hospital after a school bus crashed into a concrete wall at Denver International Airport.

According to the Denver Police Department, the bus crashed Sunday afternoon and a female bus driver died at the scene.

According to authorities, 17 to 20 people were taken to area hospitals.

“Five patients were transported to Denver Health; two patients are in critical condition, two patients are in serious condition, and one patient is in fair condition,” officials from Denver Health Medical Center said in a statement released Sunday evening.

Children’s Hospital Colorado released a statement saying they received five patients from the crash who are all listed in fair condition.

According to Joe Ferdani with the Adams 12 School District, the bus was carrying the Legacy High School football team which had just returned from playing a game out of state. Legacy High is located in Broomfield.

According to DIA, the crash happened on the fourth level on the east terminal.


One Comment

  1. Don Herman says:

    Adams Twelve Five Star – Northglenn Thornton school bus.

  2. Rich Leamon says:

    Just listened to your morning News report I would sure “feel better” if ……Reporter’s would REPORT what they actually KNOW and STOP “Making or Slanting” News stories….in an attempt to “Fill in the Blank’s”….”Not sure if a Medical Emergency/Situation”………..Maybe….The “Devil made her do it”……….Maybe “she HATED Football Player’s and Coach’s”…or….as “MY” Common Sense suggests ( at least….until we have further report’s)……..She coulda gotten confused in the myriad of Crazy Driver’s in that “Airport LOOP”….? STOP trying to ….”Make”…or “Enhance” the New’s……..How about ” “As we receive More Details …We WILL bring them to you !!!! ?

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