- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 23, 2014

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - A woman accused of driving a bus full of coal miners through a construction zone and into a line of stopped cars - killing three Gillette men - has made her initial court appearance.

The Gillette News Record reports (http://bit.ly/1mrAF0h ) 53-year-old Rhoda J. Steel appeared in court Tuesday on three felony counts of aggravated vehicular homicide. A preliminary hearing is set for Oct. 9.

Killed in the May 14 crash was 37-year-old Colin Schultz, 55-year-old Charles Errington and 40-year-old Chris Joubert.

Steel was ordered to surrender her commercial driver’s license to the Wyoming Department of Transportation.

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Information from: The Gillette (Wyo.) News Record, http://www.gillettenewsrecord.com

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