Fatal Disney Magical Express Bus Crash August 16, 2013
There has been one reported fatality after the Disney Magical Express bus crash that happened on August 16, 2013 in Orlando, Florida. The Disney vehicle collied with a car near the Epcot park at the Walt Disney World resort, resulting in the death of a 63-year-old Orlando woman.
According to troopers, the car stopped along the roadway and the bus did not have enough time to stop. Two people on the bus suffered minor injuries.
The Disney Magical Express buses offer rides from the airport to the Disney hotels and back.
Here is a note from the Mears Transportation Group, which operates the Disney Magical Express service:
Our deepest sympathies go out to the family of the individual who tragically lost their life in this accident. We are cooperating fully with FHP.
The crash continues to be investigated. We’ll keep you posted.