60th Anniversary of deadly Floyd County school bus crash

February 28, 1958, tragedy struck Floyd County when a school bus full of children plunged into the icy river near Prestonsburg.  26 students and the driver perished.  Two months later, the Floyd County Emergency and Rescue Squad was formed as a direct result.  EKB News Reporter Shannon Deskins visited with past Rescue Squad Captain Timothy Cooley today and brings us this look back at the worst school bus disaster in U.S. history.

 

 

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