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The New Zealand Herald
Warning after toddler takes mum's Panadolpoison centre was so helpful, the person I talked to was calm and reassuring,"
Warning after toddler takes mum's Panadol
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
poison centre was so helpful, the person I talked to was calm and reassuring," Tyacke said. She took James to the emergency department where they took blood tests to check the toxicity of what he had taken. As it turns out, James had not... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
9 Singaporeans injured in tour bus crash after leaving Genting Highlandsand leg. His father and sister were warded at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital, he sai
9 Singaporeans injured in tour bus crash after leaving Genting Highlands
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
and leg. His father and sister were warded at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital, he said. Speaking from the Bentong Hospital's emergency department, he said the crash occurred about 30 minutes after the family had boarded the bus to return to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
9 Singaporeans injured in tour bus crash after leaving Genting Highlandswarded at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital while his mother was injured in the hand an
9 Singaporeans injured in tour bus crash after leaving Genting Highlands
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
warded at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital while his mother was injured in the hand and leg. Speaking at the Bentong Hospital's emergency department, Naven said the crash occurred about 30 minutes after the family had boarded the bus to return to... Read more
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Northern Star
Lismore ED staffing issues resolved at eleventh hourissues have been resolved with management at the eleventh hour of negotiations
Lismore ED staffing issues resolved at eleventh hour
Northern Star / Posted 5 hours ago
issues have been resolved with management at the eleventh hour of negotiations ahead of today's opening of Lismore's new emergency department, with all seven requests from union members being agreed to. The NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Prognosis good: 5 takeaways from the State of NHRMC addressSince 2006 the facility's added a surgical pavilion, women's and children's hos
Prognosis good: 5 takeaways from the State of NHRMC address
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 hours ago
Since 2006 the facility's added a surgical pavilion, women's and children's hospital and renovated its patient tower and emergency department. Future projects will double care capacity at the Zimmer Cancer Center and provide 700 additional... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singaporeans injured in tour bus crash after leaving Genting Highlandswarded at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital while his mother was injured in the hand an
Singaporeans injured in tour bus crash after leaving Genting Highlands
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
warded at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital while his mother was injured in the hand and leg. Speaking at the Bentong Hospital's emergency department, Naven said the crash occurred about 30 minutes after the family had boarded the bus to return to... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Millions to be injected into Warwick's hospitalTHE emergency department at Warwick Hospital is about to get a major boost. Da
Millions to be injected into Warwick's hospital
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
THE emergency department at Warwick Hospital is about to get a major boost. Darling Downs Hospital and Health Board chair Mike Horan announced a $3million project to refurbish the department. About 35 community members were on hand to hear Mr... Read more
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Boston Herald
Tufts reports drop in ER opioid prescriptionsTufts Medical Center’s emergency department has seen its narcotics prescription
Tufts reports drop in ER opioid prescriptions
Boston Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Tufts Medical Center’s emergency department has seen its narcotics prescriptions drop from 18 percent to 11 percent of its total prescription handouts since January, after it started posting lists of each ER doc’s prescribing practices at monthly... Read more
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The Hill
FDA requires new warning labels for over 400 drug productsapproved to treat a cough with drugs used to treat anxiety. The agency found t
FDA requires new warning labels for over 400 drug products
The Hill / Posted 9 hours ago
approved to treat a cough with drugs used to treat anxiety. The agency found that from 2004 to 2011, the rate of emergency department visits involving non-medical use of opioids and benzos increased significantly, with overdose deaths... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Wicomico Health Dept. Recognizes International Overdose Awareness Daythe increasing number of overdoses on Delmarva. In just the first six months o
Wicomico Health Dept. Recognizes International Overdose Awareness Day
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 hours ago
the increasing number of overdoses on Delmarva. In just the first six months of 2016, 188 overdoses were treated in PRMC's Emergency Department, according to the Wicomico County Health Department. That is 88 more than were treated in all of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
12 Singaporeans involved in tour bus crashwarded at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital while his mother was injured in the hand an
12 Singaporeans involved in tour bus crash
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 hours ago
warded at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital while his mother was injured in the hand and leg. Speaking at the Bentong Hospital’s emergency department here tonight, he said the crash occurred about 30 minutes after the family had boarded the bus to return... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Why Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare’s stock price has fallen 60% since July 2015one should be investing in hospitals.” Tenet realized benefits from the law. A
Why Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare’s stock price has fallen 60% since July 2015
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 hours ago
one should be investing in hospitals.” Tenet realized benefits from the law. Admissions, inpatient surgeries and emergency department visits increased nicely in most of 2014 and early 2015. In July 2015, Tenet’s stock price topped... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Liver failure following accidental paracetamol overdose on stag party lead to man's deathbeing sick often, the inquest heard. His condition deteriorated and when his b
Liver failure following accidental paracetamol overdose on stag party lead to man's death
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 hours ago
being sick often, the inquest heard. His condition deteriorated and when his breathing became laboured they drove to the emergency department at Ulster Hospital. Mr McCullagh told medical staff he had taken co-codamol tablets. “He was probably... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
California Taxpayers to Fund Firearm Violence Research Centerof California Firearm Violence Research Center at UC Davis' Sacramento campus u
California Taxpayers to Fund Firearm Violence Research Center
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 12 hours ago
of California Firearm Violence Research Center at UC Davis' Sacramento campus under the direction of Garen Wintemute, an emergency department physician and recognized authority on the epidemiology of firearm violence who has conducted... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Update: Passengers in Shannon emergency landing describe 'pure chaos' after plane 'just dropped'made to Shannon Airport with a possible 23 casualties." "The Clinical Decision
Update: Passengers in Shannon emergency landing describe 'pure chaos' after plane 'just dropped'
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 hours ago
made to Shannon Airport with a possible 23 casualties." "The Clinical Decision Unit and paediatric area within the ED (Emergency Department) were cleared in anticipation of patients being brought from the airport." "When the aircraft landed,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Update: Passengers in Shannon emergency landing describe how plane 'just dropped'made to Shannon Airport with a possible 23 casualties." "The Clinical Decision
Update: Passengers in Shannon emergency landing describe how plane 'just dropped'
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
made to Shannon Airport with a possible 23 casualties." "The Clinical Decision Unit and paediatric area within the ED (Emergency Department) were cleared in anticipation of patients being brought from the airport." "When the aircraft landed,... Read more
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The Comet
Health of Stevenage’s Lister hospital is improving say inspectorsof Stevenage’s Lister hospital is improving say inspectors Stevenage’s Lister
Health of Stevenage’s Lister hospital is improving say inspectors
The Comet / Posted 15 hours ago
of Stevenage’s Lister hospital is improving say inspectors Stevenage’s Lister Hospital has made major improvements to its emergency department and children’s services in the past year, but more still needs to be done. That’s the verdict from the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Update: 10 passengers, including three children, and two crew injured after Shannon emergency landingmade to Shannon Airport with a possible 23 casualties." "The Clinical Decision
Update: 10 passengers, including three children, and two crew injured after Shannon emergency landing
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 hours ago
made to Shannon Airport with a possible 23 casualties." "The Clinical Decision Unit and paediatric area within the ED (Emergency Department) were cleared in anticipation of patients being brought from the airport." "When the aircraft landed,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk’s largest hospital closes 68 beds across three wards in temporary measure to cut staff costsonto fewer wards and make savings in agency staffing. The changes have been ma
Norfolk’s largest hospital closes 68 beds across three wards in temporary measure to cut staff costs
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 19 hours ago
onto fewer wards and make savings in agency staffing. The changes have been made possible because of improvements in the emergency department (A&E) performance and reducing the number of patients staying longer than 14 days, he said. There are... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk’s largest hospital closes 68 beds across three wards in temporary measure to cut staff costsonto fewer wards and make savings in agency staffing. The changes have been ma
Norfolk’s largest hospital closes 68 beds across three wards in temporary measure to cut staff costs
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 20 hours ago
onto fewer wards and make savings in agency staffing. The changes have been made possible because of improvements in the emergency department (A&E) performance and reducing the number of patients staying longer than 14 days, he said. There are... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Simple diagnostic algorithm to assess pulmonary embolism risk can help reduce rate of CTPA imagingYEARS algorithm "can replace current diagnostic algorithms which, although safe
Simple diagnostic algorithm to assess pulmonary embolism risk can help reduce rate of CTPA imaging
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 hours ago
YEARS algorithm "can replace current diagnostic algorithms which, although safe and accurate, are often not used in busy emergency departments because they are too complex," noted YEARS study investigator Tom van der Hulle, MD, from Leiden... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Life saving opioid treatments offered in Craigshe said. Even if narcan becomes available in Craig, it is not a substitute fo
Life saving opioid treatments offered in Craig
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
she said. Even if narcan becomes available in Craig, it is not a substitute for critical medical care. “Our EMS and emergency department personnel want to stress the importance of calling 9-1-1 if an overdose is suspected,” Riley... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Temple VA opens new emergency roomThe Olin E. Teague Veterans' Medical Center will open the doors of its new emer
Temple VA opens new emergency room
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
The Olin E. Teague Veterans' Medical Center will open the doors of its new emergency department on Wednesday morning. Construction began on the 13,000 sq. ft. facility back in 2014. "It's very modern looking and I think our veterans will be very... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Why Tenet Healthcare’s stock price has fallen 60% in a little over a yearone should be investing in hospitals.” Tenet realized benefits from the law. A
Why Tenet Healthcare’s stock price has fallen 60% in a little over a year
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
one should be investing in hospitals.” Tenet realized benefits from the law. Admissions, inpatient surgeries and emergency department visits increased nicely in most of 2014 and early 2015. In July 2015, Tenet’s stock price topped... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Temple VA opens new emergency roomThe Olin E. Teague Veterans' Medical Center will open the doors of its new emer
Temple VA opens new emergency room
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
The Olin E. Teague Veterans' Medical Center will open the doors of its new emergency department on Wednesday morning. Construction began on the 13,000 sq. ft. facility back in 2014. "It's very modern looking and I think our veterans will be very... Read more
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Business Wire
AHF Lauds CA Legislature for Passing HIV Testing Bill & STD Outreach Bill; Urges Governor Brown to Sign Bothhasn't worked to find those new infections. This pilot program for offering rou
AHF Lauds CA Legislature for Passing HIV Testing Bill & STD Outreach Bill; Urges Governor Brown to Sign Both
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
hasn't worked to find those new infections. This pilot program for offering routine HIV testing to all those visiting an emergency department at a hospital may go a long way in helping address this issue." Background on Need for HIV Testing Bill... Read more
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Osceolaiowa Sentinel-Tribune
Murray First Responders issued notice of suspensionto a hospital, during transfer from one medical care facility to another or to
Murray First Responders issued notice of suspension
Osceolaiowa Sentinel-Tribune / Posted yesterday
to a hospital, during transfer from one medical care facility to another or to a private home, or while in the hospital emergency department and until care is directly assumed by a physician or by authorized hospital personnel.” Time... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Great Pumpkin Run Walk returning to White Rock Oct. 30& Community Health Foundation, the annual event is raising money for the campai
Great Pumpkin Run Walk returning to White Rock Oct. 30
Peace Arch News / Posted yesterday
& Community Health Foundation, the annual event is raising money for the campaign to renew and expand Peace Arch Hospital’s emergency department. “It’s our 10th anniversary and we want this year’s event to be the best yet,” foundation executive... Read more
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ajc.com
Student killed in school bus crash in Valdosta, Ga.Taylor said the school community is “deeply saddened” in a statement. “We are
Student killed in school bus crash in Valdosta, Ga.
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Taylor said the school community is “deeply saddened” in a statement. “We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver,” Taylor said. “We... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Medical interns take first stepsa University of Wollongong graduate, is looking forward to following in the foo
Medical interns take first steps
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
a University of Wollongong graduate, is looking forward to following in the footsteps of his father, who is a doctor in the emergency department at Shellharbour Hospital.Dr Leslie, who grew up in Stanwell Park but is now based in Wollongong, will... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Words to live by: Baylor Scott and White to text high-risk patientsare less likely to develop a chronic disease over a three-year period, and less
Words to live by: Baylor Scott and White to text high-risk patients
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
are less likely to develop a chronic disease over a three-year period, and less likely to be hospitalized or overuse the emergency department than patients who do not possess those skills, found a recent Commonwealth Fund study. The Diabetes... Read more
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News.com.au
Drinking alcohol at home is the most dangerousit is becoming the drinking location of choice and increasingly the site for al
Drinking alcohol at home is the most dangerous
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
it is becoming the drinking location of choice and increasingly the site for alcohol-related injuries,” Prof Usher said. Emergency department surveillance data from the Queensland Injury Surveillance unit from 2003 and 2012 was analysed by... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study suggests major change in treatment of significant number of ACS patientscoherence tomography (OCT) to differentiate plaque erosion from plaque rupture
New study suggests major change in treatment of significant number of ACS patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
coherence tomography (OCT) to differentiate plaque erosion from plaque rupture among 405 ACS patients presenting at the emergency department and undergoing coronary angiography. Plaque erosion was identified as the underlying pathology in 103... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Killed My Son, but Asked Me to Say It Was Hoodlums - Motherthat; "I later found out that the same police officer was the leader of that op
Police Killed My Son, but Asked Me to Say It Was Hoodlums - Mother
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
that; "I later found out that the same police officer was the leader of that operation that killed my son. "We went to emergency department of Federal Medical Centre and a woman told us that a doctor told them that policemen brought a body but... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Special report on Shropshire's hospitals: Staff doing their best for patients « Shropshire Starit was more serious than just a bruise, his mother Lisa Plant decided she had n
Special report on Shropshire's hospitals: Staff doing their best for patients « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
it was more serious than just a bruise, his mother Lisa Plant decided she had no choice but to take him to the accident and emergency department at Telford’s Princess Royal Hospital. After being seen by doctor’s and nurses he was given an X-ray... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Thank-yous in orderclass was truly amazing. Thank you Lukas. Thank-yous to the person who called
Thank-yous in order
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted yesterday
class was truly amazing. Thank you Lukas. Thank-yous to the person who called 911, the ambulance crew, Fairmont Mayo Emergency Department staff, Mayo-One flight crew, St. Mary's Rochester neurosurgeons and nursing staff; you are all truly... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study highlights burden of increasing patient volume in emergency departmentsThe average monthly emergency department visit increased by 5.7 percent in Illi
Study highlights burden of increasing patient volume in emergency departments
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
The average monthly emergency department visit increased by 5.7 percent in Illinois after the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), although the population remained essentially flat. In Massachusetts, while visits to emergency departments... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crashsustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are gra
UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal Lowndes Co. school bus crash
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted yesterday
sustained in the collision. According to Superintendent Wes Taylor, 'We are grateful for the efforts of law enforcement, emergency department personnel, and EMS. We are thankful for their assistance to our students and driver. We are asking our... Read more
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