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Driver of car killed in collision with school bus; students from Eugene escape injury


BEND, Oregon — The driver of a passenger vehicle was killed in a collision with a school bus on Santiam Pass between the Willamette Valley and Bend.

Authorities say nobody on the bus was hurt in the Thursday crash on Highway 20.

The Bend Bulletin reports ( ) that more than three-dozen high school soccer players from Eugene were traveling to a game in Bend, along with a coach, assistant coach and driver.

Eugene School District spokeswoman Kerry Delf says the game at Summit High School was canceled.

The Eugene Register-Guard reports ( ) the students are from Sheldon High School. They were taken to the Sisters School District and were expected to return to Eugene Thursday night.

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