1 adult confirmed dead in Illinois school bus crash

MCLEAN COUNTY, IL — Local media report an adult is confirmed dead in a crash involving a school bus in McClean County, Illinois.

WEEK-TV in Peoria, Illinois, reports that a Normal West High School bus carrying a junior varsity girl’s basketball team crashed westbound on Interstate 74.

The NBC affiliate station reports the team was on its way back from a game in Champaign. The crash happened near Downs in McLean County. A 7-mile portion of I-74 westbound is blocked off by state troopers because of the crash, WEEK reports.

Related Articles

Another Keeton Corrections parolee arrested Sunday morning Tommy Lee Gunn was charged with public intoxication, disorderly conduct, and resisting arrest.
Brookport Bridge back open The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd says the Brookport Bridge is back open.
People looking over any damages from late night wintry mix Johnson and his dog Ida Mae came out to check on the cattle to see, how they braved the wintry weather.
Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Saturday she has withdrawn from consideration as UN ambassador.