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Ten killed, dozens injured in worst bus disaster in decades, as driver charged over tragedy


Ten killed, dozens injured in worst bus disaster in decades, as driver charged over tragedy

The wedding bus ( bus crash hunter valley )driver who caused Australia's worst traffic accident in nearly three decades, killing 10 people and injuring dozens more, will appear in court on Tuesday morning after being charged with a number of serious offenses.

Emergency personnel worked urgently to free trapped wedding guests from the coach that overturned on Sunday night at 11.30 p.m. near the Hunter Expressway off-ramp on Wine Country Drive in Greta.

Police claimed that bus driver Brett Button will suffer "for the rest of his life" the tragic conclusion to a beautiful wedding.

At the late Sunday wedding of Maddy Edsell and Mitchell Gaffney at the Wandin Estate winery in Lovedale, Button, 58, picked up 35 guests.

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The young couple and many of their visitors were citizens of Singleton, a nearby town that has been severely damaged by the catastrophe.

A significant incident was reported by emergency dispatchers as ambulances and medi-helicopters flocked to the foggy road.

How did the bus crash in Hunter Valley?

The incident happened on Sunday at 23:30 local time (13:30 GMT), when there was a lot of fog in the area, according to the police.

While making a turn at a roundabout off of a highway, the bus had rolled over. According to authorities, the car has now been pulled upright.

Who was the bus driver Hunter Valley?

As bus driver Brett Andrew Button faces 11 counts in connection with the tragedy, new information from the vehicle has come to light.

The bus was involved in a catastrophic collision in the Hunter Valley. The accident, which claimed 10 lives, is the bloodiest to occur on Australian roads in more than 30 years.

What did the bus driver do?

In addition to collecting prices or tickets and assisting passengers with boarding and departing the bus, they can also address any queries or complaints.

Bus drivers are responsible for enforcing rules and regulations, such as making sure passengers are seated while the bus is moving and resolving any disagreements that may emerge.

Declared major incident. A bus has rolled over. Multiple patients," a paramedic's frantic audio revealed.

According to NSW Health, as of Monday night, one patient was at John Hunter Hospital in a critical but stable condition, eight patients were at Maitland Hospital in a stable condition, one patient was at Calvary Mater Newcastle in a stable condition, and two patients were at RPA in a stable condition.