Posted: September 19, 2019 at 8:46 am
A bus carrying the road crew for country singer Josh Turner crashed late Wednesday night in Shandon leaving one dead and seven injured. The bus was traveling eastbound on Highway 46 in San Luis Obispo County after finishing up a concert in Paso Robles and heading to a concert scheduled for tomorrow in Washington. Turner and his band were not on the passenger bus.
Firefighters said the driver left the roadway and went down an embankment. Cause of the accident not known at this time.
[FINAL] #CenterIC Confirmed Tour Bus of the Josh Turner Road Crew was involved in this accident. Mr. Josh Turner and band were in different buses and not injured. #CHP and #Firefighters will be at scene several hours for investigation and clean up. pic.twitter.com/zVnPEjy5BN
— CAL FIRE SLO (@CALFIRE_SLO) September 19, 2019