PARAMUS, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – The driver in the deadly school bus crash that killed a young girl and her teacher has pleased guilty to causing that crash.
Prosecutors say 79-year-old Hudy Muldrow attempted an illegal U-turn last year on Route 80 in Mount Olive, New Jersey after missing his exit.READ MORE: Fire Destroys Carteret, New Jersey Apartment Complex; Dozens Displaced
He was driving 45 students and staff from Paramus to the historic town of Waterloo Village.READ MORE: Mayor De Blasio Urges Private Companies To Require COVID Vaccines For Employees
A dump truck hit the bus, killing 5th grader Miranda Vargas and social studies teacher Jennifer Williamson.MORE NEWS: Infant Girl, Mother Injured When Car Crashes Into Yonkers Store
Muldrow will be sentenced in February and faces up to 10 years in prison.