Ballarat school students, truck driver remain in hospital six days after Bacchus Marsh bus crash

Two students from Loreto College, Ballarat, and a truck driver continue to receive care in hospital, almost a week after a harrowing crash involving a school bus. Key points: Police continue to investigate the collision between a school bus and truck near Ballarat Three people remain in hospital following the crash Loreto College Ballarat says … Read more

Ballarat school warns of fake crowdfunding campaign in wake of ‘horror’ bus crash filled with 27 teenagers

Loreto College has warned of an “unaproved” crowdfunding campaign created to “support” the students and adults affected by a bus crash this week. Key points: Ballarat college warns of “unapproved” crowd sourcing campaign which has since disappeared from website Eight people remain in hospital after horror crash on Western Freeway on Wednesday NASA space camp … Read more

School bus driver involved in horror crash at Bacchus Marsh praised for his selfless actions

The driver of a school bus that crashed down an embankment west of Melbourne has been praised for his selfless actions after the accident, as 12 people remain in hospital. Key points: Thirty-three people, mostly students, were taken to hospital after a school bus collided with a truck near Bacchus Marsh A tow truck driver … Read more

Two seriously injured after school bus and truck crash at Bacchus Marsh, leaving 33 in hospital

A major collision between a school bus and a truck at Bacchus Marsh, west of Melbourne, early this morning has left more than 30 in hospital, with at least two suffering serious injuries. The crash happened on the Western Highway near the intersection of Condons Lane at about 3.15am. One teenage girl has been flown … Read more

Melbourne: School bus crash, Two flown to hospital with serious injuries

Dozens of young girls have been taken to hospital after a truck and school bus collided in Bacchus Marsh. The collision occurred on the Western Highway, near the intersection of Condons Lane, causing the bus to roll down an embankment about 3.15am on Wednesday. A police spokesperson told 3AW radio station that the school bus … Read more