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Two school bus crashes in two days kill three people

Two school buses collided Tuesday morning in Rochester, N.Y., the second of two deadly school bus crashes in the U.S. in as many days. A Monroe Transportation school bus was southbound with eight students on board when it sideswiped a northbound First Student Transportation school bus. Shortly after, the southbound bus crashed into a tree. Officers are still investigating what led to the accident, officials said. Bus driver Edwin Dejesus, 30, appeared to have had a medical emergency that may have led to the crash, said David Bonacchi, Monroe Transportation's general manager. Several students and a bus attendant were injured. Dejesus was killed and several students and a bus...

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