COPY-Two confirmed dead in bus accident

WAFF 48 News has extensive coverage of the school bus accident that happened today on I-565 at Church Street.

Two individuals have been confirmed as killed in this morning's accident by the Huntsville Police Department and Keith Ward of the Huntsville City Schools system.

The bus was carrying students from Lee High School from the Tech School back to the high school.

Twenty-three students were taken to area hospitals.

Grief counselors are on campus at Lee High School.

A state trooper source says the Major Accident Investigation is being flown in from Montgomery to investigate the school bus crash.

Some of the injured have been taken to Crestwood Medical Center.