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Woman is hit and killed by a tour bus in front of San Francisco City Hall October 23, 2014. (CBS SF)

Jurisdiction Complicates San Francisco Supervisor’s Proposal For Driving & Narrating Tour Bus Law

San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim has co-authored a measure to require two employees be on tour buses so they aren’t driving and narrating at the same time.

6 hours ago

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Tour Bus Carrying Children Catches Fire In Walnut Creek, 7 Hurt

Up to seven people were transported to the hospital after a bus carrying children caught on fire Saturday evening on Interstate Highway 680 in Walnut Creek.

03/15/2015

A San Francisco city worker was fatally struck by a trolley while she was crossing the street near City Hall on October 23, 2014. (CBS)

‘Distracted’ Tour Bus Drivers Could Be Silenced From Narrating In San Francisco

Tour bus drivers could be silenced to keep their focus on the road in San Francisco if a city supervisor has his way.

02/03/2015

(CBS)

2nd Crash On Same Day Leaves Tour Bus Rider Dead, 30 Injured In Northern California

A tour bus that had already crashed earlier in the day ran off a Northern California freeway and overturned, killing one person and injuring 30.

11/23/2014

A San Francisco city worker was fatally struck by a trolley while she was crossing the street near City Hall on October 23, 2014. (CBS)

SF Explores Tour Bus Legislation After Fatal Pedestrian Crash Outside City Hall

San Francisco officials are exploring whether the city can act on its own, without statewide legislation, to keep tour bus drivers from simultaneously playing tour guide too after a deadly accident in front of City Hall.

11/13/2014

A 5-Fulton Muni bus. (CBS)

Separate Muni Collisions Occur Within Minutes Of Each Other In San Francisco; 4 Hurt

A total of four people were injured in two separate collisions involving San Francisco Municipal Railway vehicles that was reported within minutes of each other in San Francisco Tuesday evening, a Muni spokesman said.

09/30/2014

Burned wreckage of the tour bus and FedEx truck on Interstate 5 in Orland after the fiery crash that killed 10 people on April 10, 2014. (CBS)

Survivor Of Fiery Bus Crash On I-5 In Northern California Sues FedEx

A survivor of the fiery Northern California school bus crash that killed 10 people is suing FedEx and the owner of the charter bus.

05/07/2014

Scene of a fatal crash between a tour bus and FedEx truck on Interstate 5 near Orland on April 10, 2014. (CBS)

FedEx Sued Over Deadly Northern California Bus Crash On I-5

The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.

04/22/2014

Burned wreckage of the tour bus and FedEx truck on Interstate 5 in Orland after the fiery crash that killed 10 people on April 10, 2014. (CBS)

NTSB: FedEx Truck Didn’t Brake Before Deadly Crash On I-5 In Orland

Federal safety investigators say the driver of a Fedex tractor-trailer that struck a bus carrying high school students didn’t appear to brake before a fiery collision that left 10 dead.

04/12/2014

Viewer photo shows bus, FedEx truck in flames Thursday on Interstate 5 in Orland (CBS SF)

Freeway Disaster: College Dreams Dashed In Fiery Tragedy On I-5

Low-income dreams of college life were shattered for some Thursday in an explosive freeway collision that left 10 dead — students, chaperones and both drivers — and dozens hospitalized on Interstate 5 in Orland.

04/11/2014

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