Charter Bus Crash Virginia

Virginia State Police via AP

NY Charter Bus Driver Charged In Virginia Crash That Killed 2, Injured Dozens

March 19, 2019 - 7:29 pm

KINGWOOD, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia have charged a bus driver from New York in connection with a crash that killed two people.

Virginia State Police say in a news release that 40-year-old Yui Man Chow, of Staten Island, is charged with two counts of involuntary manslaughter.

State police say the Tao's Travel Inc. bus with 57 people aboard overturned on an Interstate 95 exit Tuesday in Prince George County.

Investigators say the bus was headed north on I-95 when it attempted to take the exit ramp. The bus ran off the left side of the ramp and overturned. According to the investigators, speed is considered a factor in the crash.

Police say the surviving passengers' injuries range from minor to serious. The driver was not injured.