Driver in deadly Baldwin County bus accident identified
LOXLEY, Ala. (WPMI) —
The driver and sole fatality in Tuesday morning's deadly Baldwin County bus accident has been identified in a statement from Houston-based First Class Tours , the company that owns and operates the bus involved:
A serious accident has taken place involving a First Class Tours bus in Alabama this morning. The bus was carrying a group of band students from Channelview High School who were returning home to Houston from Orlando.
"Regrettably, the accident has taken the life of the driver of the bus, Harry Caligone. Harry was a long-time driver for our company and we are deeply saddened for this loss. We offer our heartfelt condolences to his family.
"It is our understanding that there are additional injuries as a result of the accident. Our prayers are with the injured and their families at this time.
"We pledge our assistance in cooperating with local authorities in the investigation.
"Presently, this is all the information that we have to share. We will provide updates as additional information becomes available and it is appropriate to do so.