2 students dead after school bus falls from overpass in Houston

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HOUSTON — Two students are dead and three other people are seriously injured after a school bus rolled off a Houston freeway overpass.

A school district statement says a girl died at the scene this morning, and another student died at a hospital. The district says two other students and the bus driver were also taken to hospitals with serious injuries.

Officials are investigating the cause of the crash. A district spokeswoman says the busapparently drove off an overpass. It rolled and landed on its side.