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8 People Killed In Highway 38 Bus Crash

At least eight people were killed and nearly two dozen were injured when a bus carrying a group from Tijuana crashed on its way back from Big Bear Lake on Highway 38 north of Yucaipa on Sunday night. (Rick Sforza/Staff Photographer)

At least eight people were killed and nearly two dozen were injured when a bus carrying a group from Tijuana crashed on its way back from Big Bear Lake on Highway 38 north of Yucaipa on Sunday night. (Rick Sforza/Staff Photographer)

A tour bus overturned on Highway 38 near the town of Forest Falls, north of Yucaipa, about 80 miles east of Los Angeles on Sunday night.

The tour bus was on its way back from Big Bear Lake.

It was a bad accident involving the bus, a pickup truck and a compact car.

At least eight people were reportedly killed and more than twenty people were injured. 

The Sun reported that 15 people suffered major injuries and seven others sustained moderate to mild injuries.

Authorities said both sides of the highway remained closed possibly into Monday evening as an investigation is conducted.

The injured were taken to Redlands Community Hospital, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Colton and other hospitals.