The Sacramento Bee reports that a third person has died as the result of last week's fatal Davis bus crash. Mercy San Juan Hospital has announced that a second passenger on the United Cerebral Palsy bus has died as a result of the accident. The driver of the truck that collided with the bus died at the scene.
According to reports, Laura Sue Weiderholt of Woodland had been airlifted to the hospital via California Highway Patrol (CHP) helicopter following the crash. She had sustained serious personal injuries including head trauma and broken bones. Another woman had previously died as the result of blunt force head, neck and chest injuries.
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Here the accident remains under investigation, although initial reports indicate that the driver of a Ford truck drifter across the centerline, causing the head-on bus collision.
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