TENNGA, Ga. (AP) -- A deadly train crash that ripped a school bus off its wheels claimed a third victim Wednesday.
Amber Pritchett, 9, one of seven students on board the bus when it was struck at an unprotected rural crossing early Tuesday, died Wednesday night a spokeswoman for T.C. Thompson Children's Hospital in Chattanooga, Tenn., said.
Kayla Silvers, 6, and Daniel Pack, 9, were killed when the CSX freight train smashed into their Murray County school bus at about 50 mph, ripped the bus from its chassis and dragged it 100 feet down the track.
Four other children and the driver were seriously injured. Two children remained in critical condition Wednesday.
Gov. Roy Barnes joined hundreds of people on the lawn at the Murray County courthouse Wednesday night in Chatsworth for a candlelight vigil.
Barnes said he planned to review Georgia laws governing stoplights and gates at railroad crossings.
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