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2 dead, 44 hurt in bus crash on icy highway near Memphis

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BYHALIA, Miss. - A tour bus overturned on an icy highway southeast of Memphis on Wednesday afternoon, leaving two people dead and injuring all 44 others aboard as a storm blasted parts of the South with sleet and light snow, authorities said.
Sgt. Joey Miller with the Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop E said in a statement that the bus travelling from Huntsville, Alabama, to Tunica County, Mississippi, crashed at 12:35 p.m. on Interstate 269 in the northern part of the state. His statement called the crash “weather-related” but didn't elaborate, though he said the 44 hurt were taken to...
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2 dead, 44 hurt in tour bus crash on icy highway ramp in Mississippi, authorities say

2 dead, 44 hurt in tour bus crash on icy highway ramp in Mississippi, authorities say

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Two people were killed and dozens of others were injured after a tour bus crashed in Mississippi, authorities say.
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The Latest: At least 3 serious injuries in deadly bus crash

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BYHALIA, Miss. - The Latest on the winter storm hitting parts of the South :
5 p.m.
At least three of the 44 people injured in a tour bus crash in northern Mississippi near Memphis, Tennessee, are in serious condition at area hospitals.
Spokeswoman Ayoka Pond says 19 passengers were transported from the crash site near Byhalia to Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto in Southaven, Mississippi, and three there are in serious condition. She says seven other patients were taken to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Collierville in that Tennessee suburb of Memphis.
Another 18 passengers were taken to...
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