LAKE LUZERNE- State Police are investigating a fatal bus accident which occurred this afternoon on Thomas Road at River Road in the Town of Lake Luzerne.
A bus owned by Tubby Tubes Rafting Company was transporting 31 customers and 3 employees to an excursion on the Hudson River on Saturday July 5th. The bus overturned at the intersection of Thomas road and River road in Lake Luzerne.
Initial investigation points to mechanical problems with the bus, but the investigation is ongoing.
A fifteen year old river guide employed by Tubby Tubes was ejected from the bus and died at the scene. One customer sustained an ankle injury and was transported to Glens Falls Hospital.
According to Tubby Tubes, the company will be shut down on Sunday July 6th and all rafting trips and downhill tubing events are cancelled.
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