Tour Bus Crash on 210 Freeway in Irwindale
Today, a private Chartered Tour Bus crashed and rolled over on the 210 freeway in Irwindale. The crash occurred at around 10:00am on the eastbound 210 freeway just past the Irwindale Blvd. exit.
Reports indicate that nine (9) people were airlifted to nearby hospitals and fifty (50) others were injured. Numerous photos and live video shows the tour bus rolled over on its side.
Preliminary reports indicate that the bus driver may have made an unsafe lane change, striking another vehicle before losing control of the bus and going off the shoulder.
Emergency crew immediately began a triage station at the scene while treating those who were injured. The tour company that operated the charter bus has been identified as Da Zhen Travel Agency based out of Monterey Park. The bus was on its way to San Manuel Indian Casino.