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Highway Patrol: 8 people killed in tour bus crash in Southern Calif. mountains

Emergency personnel assist victims at the scene of a bus crash near Forest Falls, Calif., Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013. A tour bus crashed with a pickup truck on a rural mountain highway in Southern California on Sunday night, killing multiple people and injuring dozens of others, a fire department spokesman said. The accident occurred around 6:30 p.m. near the town of Forest Falls, about 80 miles east of Los Angeles, San Bernardino County Fire Department spokesman Eric Sherwin said. (AP Photo/Riverside Press-Enterprise, Brian Rokos)

YUCAIPA, Calif. - The California Highway Patrol says eight people were killed in a collision involving a tour bus and two other vehicles.

CHP Officer Mario Lopez says eight are confirmed dead and many more are injured in the mountain highway crash about 80 miles east of Los Angeles near the town of Forest Falls.

Lopez says the collision included the tour bus, a pickup truck pulling a trailer and a sedan.

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