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Police: Blown front tire possible cause in fatal church group bus crash

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(WMC-TV) - At least eight people are dead after a bus carrying a church group from Statesville was involved in a crash with a tractor trailer on Interstate 40 outside Knoxville, Tennessee.

According to WBTV, a tire on a church bus blew out and the bus hit a tractor-trailer and sport utility vehicle. It happened along I-40 westbound at mile marker 423 in Jefferson County, Tenn., just past the I-40/I-81 interchange.

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