The National Transportation Safety Board has launched a Go-Team to investigate the crash of a motorcoach near Doswell, Virginia.
The motorcoach, operated by Sky Express, was traveling northbound on I-95 en route from Raleigh, North Carolina, to New York City when it crashed at about 4:55 am ET this morning. Numerous fatalities and injuries have been reported.
Peter Kotowski will serve as Investigator-in-Charge for the team. Member Earl Weener is accompanying the team and will serve as principal spokesman during the on-scene phase of the investigation.
Nicholas Worrell is the public affairs officer accompanying the team; he may be reached on his cell phone at 202-557-1350.
Video: Member Weener announces the launch of the investigation