Teacher dies in bus crash as Utah students return from band competition

Oct. 12, 2009
Vehicle full of students from American Fork High School veered off the highway in Idaho

From The Salt Lake Tribune: A teacher at American Fork (Utah) High School was killed and several students were injured when the bus on which they were riding crashed on a highway in Idaho. The bus, full of students heading home from a band competition in Pocatello, Idaho, rolled on Interstate 15 Saturday evening. Woodwind instructor Heather Christensen died at the scene. John Miller, who leads the American Fork band and is a music teacher at the high school, says Christensen died as she tried to grab the steering wheel after the bus driver had an apparent medical episode. The bus veered off the road. From

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