2 killed after school bus, motorcycles collide in Wentzville


by Stephanie Baumer and Brendan Marks / KMOV.com Staff


Posted on March 11, 2014 at 6:25 AM

Updated Tuesday, Mar 11 at 4:40 PM

2 killed after school bus, motorcycles wreck in Wentzville

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(KMOV) – Two motorcyclists were killed they collided with school bus in Wentzville early Tuesday morning.

Police say a Wentzville school bus was leaving the bus depot on Highway A near Westgate Business Center when the crash happened just before 7 a.m.

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Authorities confirmed two motoroyclists died.

No students were onboard the bus, according to officials.

Police say about five or six buses could not leave the depot because of the fatal wreck. Several students were picked up late because other buses had to run double routes to get them to school. Police say all parents were alerted.

Highway A was closed between Highway 61 and Parr Rd. while crews worked to clear the scene.

No other details were immediately available.