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More details arise in deadly Oklahoma collision between school bus and SUV

Officials have provisionally identified drivers of SUVs involved in Friday's crash as John Tallbear, pending confirmation from the Medical Examiner Office. (Oklahoma Highway Patrol) More details arose on Saturday after a suspicious drunken driver crashed into an Oklahoma school bus carrying a girl's softball team. Friday night's collision left three people dead and six more injured, according to reports. Oklahoma Highway Patrol said an SUV traveling north of Highway 377 in Seminole County just after 7 pm fell into a collision with a Konawa Public School bus after the SUV driver swung into the opposite lane to pass another driver. According to the authorities, the driver of the SUV passed another vehicle in the northern track by swapping into the southern track. In order to "avoid a collision," 30-year-old Joseph Scoggin, the driver of the school bus driving south, turned into the opposite lane. SCHOOL BUS COLLIDES WITH ANOTHER PICTURE, LIFE 3 DEATH, INCLUDING A CHILD, AUTHORITIES SAY But just as Scoggins did it hovered SUV drivers back to the right of the road that hit the bus on its head. The driver and passenger were stuck inside the SUV fired. Both were pronounced dead on stage from which authorities described as "massive injuries". Officials have provisionally identified the driver as John Tallbear pending confirmation from the medical office. They seek public help in identifying the female passenger. KOC) TV reported that Tallbear was sentenced in 1 992 for first-degree murder at the death of a homeless man, but in…

More details arose on Saturday after a suspicious drunken driver crashed into an Oklahoma school bus carrying a girl’s softball team.

Friday night’s collision left three people dead and six more injured, according to reports.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol said an SUV traveling north of Highway 377 in Seminole County just after 7 pm fell into a collision with a Konawa Public School bus after the SUV driver swung into the opposite lane to pass another driver.

According to the authorities, the driver of the SUV passed another vehicle in the northern track by swapping into the southern track. In order to “avoid a collision,” 30-year-old Joseph Scoggin, the driver of the school bus driving south, turned into the opposite lane.

SCHOOL BUS COLLIDES WITH ANOTHER PICTURE, LIFE 3 DEATH, INCLUDING A CHILD, AUTHORITIES SAY

But just as Scoggins did it hovered SUV drivers back to the right of the road that hit the bus on its head.

The driver and passenger were stuck inside the SUV fired. Both were pronounced dead on stage from which authorities described as “massive injuries”.

Officials have provisionally identified the driver as John Tallbear pending confirmation from the medical office. They seek public help in identifying the female passenger.

KOC) TV reported that Tallbear was sentenced in 1

992 for first-degree murder at the death of a homeless man, but in June 2018 he was released after serving 26 years of a life sentence after being released on the basis of DNA evidence.

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Konawa Public School District confirmed that six students from a junior high school girls softball team were in the bus and traveling home by crash.

An unidentified student died on the scene as a result of “multiple injuries” and the remaining girls were transported to Alliance Health in Seminole where they were treated for their injuries and released.

Scoggins were also transported to Mercy Hospital in Adal with head, arm and leg injuries. He was also treated and released.

While it is unclear what factors contributed to Friday’s crash, the school said in the post on Facebook that the bus was hit by a “drunk driver”.

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“Parents, students, co-workers and members of the community, with a heavy heart and incredible sorrow, I want to discuss the tragedy that has hit us all deep, says superintendent Cory Ellis. “Sometime shortly after 7 pm our Jr. High Girls Softball team went home on the activity bus on Highway 377 from their game in Okemah. Crossing the Little River Bridge was our bus hit the head of a drunk driver. “

A spokesman with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol would not confirm this detail pending the toxicological report but said the police received several 911 calls describing the behavior of drivers who might suggest that he was drunk or impaired.

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