- Associated Press - Tuesday, November 1, 2016

A school bus in Baltimore rear-ended a car and then ricocheted off a roadside pillar into an oncoming commuter bus in a pre-dawn accident Tuesday that killed at least six people and injured 10, authorities said. It was the latest in a series of deadly bus crashes in the past year. Here is a look at some of the others:

Oct. 23: A bus returning to Los Angeles from a desert casino trip plowed into the back of a semitrailer near Palm Springs, killing 13 people and injuring 31 others.

Sept. 17: A charter bus carrying a junior college football team and others on their way to a game blew a tire on a highway near Columbia, North Carolina, killing four people, including the bus driver, and injuring 42.

Aug. 2: A bus that veered off the highway and hit a highway sign post near Atwater, in the San Joaquin Valley in California, was ripped open, killing four passengers and injuring six seriously.

July 2: A bus carrying 31 migrant farmworkers collided with a semitractor-trailer in the Florida Panhandle, killing the truck driver and three passengers on the bus, including a 4-year-old boy. About two dozen others were injured.

May 14: A charter bus headed to a casino in Eagle Pass, Texas, crashed about 50 miles north of Laredo, killing nine people and injuring 44 others in a one-vehicle rollover. Only the first row of seats on the 1998 model bus had seat belts.

Jan. 19: A Greyhound bus rolled onto its side during a rainy morning commute in northern California, killing two people and injuring eight other passengers and the driver.

Nov. 6, 2015: A bus traveling from Michigan to Mexico left an interstate highway in North Little Rock, Arkansas, struck a wall and plowed into bridge pilings, killing six migrant farm workers and injuring six others on board.

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Associated Press researcher Jennifer Farrar in New York contributed to this report.

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