LOCAL CALIFORNIA

A tour bus owned by an Alhambra-based company and a big rig collided on the 10 Freeway in Desert Hot Springs early Sunday.

What we know so far:

13 dead in bus crash, including the driver; 31 others injured

The California Highway Patrol just released the following information about the crash of a tour bus into a tractor trailer in Desert Hot Springs.

—13 people were killed, including the driver of the bus.

—31 others were injured.

—The bus went about 15 feet into the back of the trailer. 

—The bus was traveling at "a significant speed." 

—Majority of those killed were sitting in the front of the bus.

—The investigation is still in the preliminary stages

—Some passengers have not yet been identified. Officials urged family members to contact the Riverside County coroner.

—The bus originated in Los Angeles.

 

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