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Bus Driver Who Killed 15 Not Guilty of Manslaughter

A bus driver who killed 15 passengers when he crashed his vehicle last year in New York City was found not guilty by a jury last week after a trial in which prosecutors tried to portray tired driving as a criminal act. Ophadell Williams, 41, was the driver of a Chinatown bus returning from a Connecticut casino in March 2011. As he was driving down I-95 in the Bronx, he hit a guardrail and flipped the bus. Fifteen passengers were …

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