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Event Summary

Board Meeting : Collision involving a pick-up truck and a 13-passenger bus
NTSB Boardroom and Conference Center
10/16/2018 9:30 AM

​The National Transportation Safety Board met to determine the probable cause of the fatal March 29, 2017, collision involving a pick-up truck and a 13-passenger bus near Concan, Texas. The bus driver and 12 of the 13 bus passengers were killed, and the truck driver and one bus passenger suffered serious injuries.



Opening Statement  Chairman Robert L. Sumwalt

Concan, Texas March 29, 2017 - David Rayburn, Investigator in Charge

Truck Driver’s Use of Marijuana and Sedating Medication - Nicholas Webster, MD, NTSB Medical Officer

Detection of Drug-Impaired Drivers - Rafael Marshall, PhD

Drug-Impaired Driving Countermeasures - Donald Karol

Medium-Size Bus Seat Belt Systems - Ronald Kaminski

Closing Statement - Chairman Robert L. Sumwalt



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