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1 dead after school bus, truck collide in Pennsylvania; several others hurt
ROCKWOOD, Pa. (AP) ' State Police say the driver of a soft drink truck was killed when he collided with a school bus carrying high school students in western Pennsylvania.
Cpl. Mark Kraynick said the driver, who was not identified, was declared dead at the scene after the accident on Route 281 near Rockwood about 70 miles southeast of Pittsburgh.
The crash occurred around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday when the truck and school bus taking students from the Turkeyfoot Valley Area School District to a vocational and technical school in Somerset struck each other.