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One dead after bus with Houston students aboard plunges into ravine

LOXLEY, Ala. (KXAN/WKRG) - A tour bus carrying students returning to Houston from a school trip plunged into a ravine off an interstate in Alabama.

Officials report one person has died. One person is in critical condition, while five are in serious condition. Up to 45 people may have been on the bus, according to KXAN sister station WKRG. The last victim was removed from the bus around 8:50 a.m. Interstate 10 eastbound was shut down on the Alabama side, west of the Florida border.

The Channelview High School students were part of a high school band taking a trip to Disney World.



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