Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) released the following statement in wake of the tragic bus crash in Northern California which involved Los Angeles-area students:
“I extend my deepest condolences and prayers to the families, friends and loved ones of the victims from yesterday’s horrific bus crash in Orland, about 100 miles north of Sacramento. I wish those injured a speedy recovery.
“I am eagerly awaiting additional details from authorities on the exact cause of this crash, so we can learn if there is anything that can be done to prevent this type of accident from occurring again.
“Today, however, we need to come together as a community and support everyone involved as they deal with this tragic loss.”