This Monday will go down as a dark day in Sports History. A bus carrying football enthusiasts kids crashed on Interstate-30 in Arkansas. One kid died and over 40 were injured.
According to the Arkansas State Police, the bus was carrying a young football team along with the coaches and staffs. The team was returning home from their championship game in North Texas.
Source- The Commercial Appeal
The unfortunate incident took place around 2:40 am. All the injured were rushed to the hospitals in Little Rock and Benton.
A couple of hours after the incident, a live video was up on the internet which showed how heavily damaged the bus was. The bus toppled on the side in an embankment while making a sharp turn. The bus driver is being questioned.
The children were around 9 to 12 years old and belonged to the Orange MY Association. The cause of the crash is still unknown.
Source- 21 CBS DFW