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Pickup Truck Driver Dies In Crash With Four Winds Casino Bus

The driver of a pickup truck that spun out in front of a bus leaving Four Winds Casino Wednesday afternoon is dead, while the bus driver is being credited for preventing more serious injuries.  The accident happened in LaPorte County as the bus was headed from New Buffalo to Mishawaka. According to our newsgathering partners at WNDU, the pickup driver lost control near the intersection of 450 East and U.S. 20 and swerved into the bus. The bus driver went into a shallow ditch and a corn field. About 15 people on the bus suffered non life-threatening injuries and were taken to area hospitals.

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