Posts Tagged Softball

Cause of Oklahoma truck-bus crash still unknown

Students at North Central Texas College left flowers, teddy bears and softballs inscribed with prayers outside an administration building on campus in Gainesville, Texas, on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. Four softball players were killed Friday night in a highway crash still under investigation in Oklahoma. (AP Photo/Emily Schmall)

ARDMORE, Okla. (AP) — The softball coach who was driving the team bus smashed by an errant truck did everything he could to save four players who died, a relative said Monday, even as investigators tried to solve the mystery of why the truck suddenly veered into oncoming traffic.

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College softball bus crashes in Oklahoma, 3 dead

A wrecker removes the team bus as Highway Patrol and emergency personnel work the scene of a fatality accident just south of the Turner Falls area.on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 in Davis, Okla.  Four members of a Texas college softball team died after a tractor trailer crossed over the center median on Interstate 35 and collided with the team's bus Friday night.  (AP Photo/The Oklahoman, Steve Sisney)

A tractor-trailer veered across the median of a major interstate highway in Oklahoma late Friday and crashed into the side of a Texas women’s college softball team bus, killing four players and injuring a dozen other people.

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