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Prison bus, freight train collide in Texas, killing at least 10
Prison bus, freight train collide in Texas, killing at least 10

At least 10 people were killed and five were injured Wednesday when a prison bus skidded off an icy overpass in West Texas and collided with a passing train, officials said. Ector County Sheriff Mark Donaldson said the bus careened off an Interstate 20 overpass and landed on train tracks west of Odessa. A freight train then struck the bus, he said. “It was bad, real bad,” Donaldson said. Two correctional officers, Christopher Davis, 53, and Eligio Garcia, 45, were killed in the crash, along with eight inmates: Bryon Wilson, 34; Tyler Townsend, 29; Jesus Reyna, 44; Kaleb Wise, 22; Adolfo Ruiz, 32; Michael Stewart, 25; Angel Vasquez, 31; and Jeremiah Rodriguez, 35. ...

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