Driver injured in coach crash remains in hospital

Coach crash
All nine people on board were injured. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The driver of a coach that fell 30 feet from a viaduct near Bath is still in hospital.

The coach, carrying American band Baroness, has left the A36 near Bath and plunged 40ft from a viaduct, The driver, a man in his thirties, was taken to Frenchay Hospital near Bristol.


US band in coach viaduct fall

A coach carrying nine people, including members of the US band Baroness, has crashed off a viaduct in Limpley Stoke near Bath and fallen 30ft. Two people who were trapped are being treated for serious injuries. Seven others have minor injuries.