• Skiatook Public Schools bus crash in Tulsa leaves one person dead

    By: Jackie DelPilar


    TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts:

    • A Skiatook Public Schools bus left one person dead Tuesday.
    • The bus collided with an SUV near 12700 E Pine.
    • The driver of the SUV is dead. He was identified as Russell Pleasant.
    • The bus was carrying nine girl's basketball players but no injuries to the players have been reported.
    • Police tell FOX23 the bus driver was taken to the hospital but should be OK.
    • The SUV was carrying wood pallets on top, they began to lean and the driver overcorrected and drove into the front of the oncoming bus.

    FOX23's Jackie DelPilar was LIVE on our Facebook page at the scene of the crash:

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