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In this photo provided by the Virginia State Police on Tuesday, May 31, 2011, authorities investigate a commercial bus accident on Interstate 95 near Bowling Green, Va. (credit: Virginia State Police)

Sky Express Bus Company Shut Down Indefinitely Following Fatal Crash In Virginia

North Carolina-based Sky Express Inc. has been shut down nationwide, including in New York City’s Chinatown, the destination of the ill-fated bus involved in Tuesday’s crash in Virginia that left four dead and 54 injured.

05/31/2011

Port Authority Police Patrol JFK Airport (file/credit: Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Bus-Car Crash At JFK Leaves 1 Dead, Several Injured

Officials said a crash between a car and a New York City bus carrying 15 passengers at John F. Kennedy Airport left one person dead and several people injured Wednesday night.

05/19/2011

Bronx-Westchester Fatal Bus Crash

NY Lawmakers: NTSB To Probe Bus Industry

Two New York lawmakers say the National Transportation Safety Board will commence a broad investigation of the low-cost tour bus industry.

04/03/2011

Adovasio (Handout), Indian Point Nuclear Plant (Flickr), Breitkopf (Nassau Co. Police)

The Week In Review: Nuclear Concerns, Unspeakable Tragedy & Irish Pride

By Philip J. Victor, CBSNewYork.com The week in the Tri-State area was one marked by tragic deaths and safety concerns.  Two New York police officers were killed in very different incidents.  A New York City […]

03/20/2011

A worker is seen next to a luxury bus that crashed on Exit 9 of the southbound New Jersey Turnpike, Tuesday, March 15, 2011, in East Brunswick, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Bus Company In Turnpike Crash Has Spotty Safety Record

The company involved in last week’s bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike apparently has been under federal scrutiny.

03/19/2011

Victim's family members participate in a Buddhist service at the location of a tour bus crash that left fifteen people dead, Saturday, March 19, 2011 in the Bronx. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin)

Relatives Return To Scene Of Fatal Bus Crash For Ceremony

Relatives of last week’s fatal bus crash in the Bronx returned to the accident scene for a Buddhist ceremony on Saturday morning.

03/19/2011

Bus crash on Interstate-95 in the Bronx on Saturday, March 12, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Police Find All Survivors Of Bronx Casino Bus Crash

New York state police say they have found all the surviving passengers who were on the casino bus that crashed last weekend in the Bronx, killing 15 people.

03/18/2011

Investigators at the scene of the crash (credit: CBS 2)

Fatal Crashes Put Scrutiny On Booming Low-Fare Buses

Two recent fatal tour bus crashes originating from Chinatown has put the spotlight on the fleets of inexpensive buses plying the highways of the Northeast.

03/18/2011

Passengers of the chartered bus that crashed on the New Jersey Turnpike on March 14, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Police Seek Answers After N.J. Turnpike Bus Crash That Killed 2

Police were examining the wreckage of a bus that crashed on the New Jersey Turnpike Monday night to try to figure out why it crashed.

03/15/2011

N.J. Turnpike Bus Crash

Police: Tour Bus Crash On N.J. Turnpike Kills 2

State police said two people were dead following a luxury bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike on Monday night.

03/14/2011

Bronx-Westchester Fatal Bus Crash

Horrific Bus Crash Kills 14 On Bronx-Westchester Border

A bus returning from a Connecticut casino Saturday scraped along a guard rail, tipped on its side and slammed into a pole along Interstate 95. that left 14 people dead and many others injured.

03/12/2011

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