Governor Abbott Statement On Texas High School Bus Crash

March 13, 2018 | Austin, Texas | Press Release

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement after a bus carrying students from Channelview High School crashed in Alabama.

"Cecilia and I are heartbroken by the news of this tragic accident, and we offer our prayers to all these young Texans and their families," said Governor Abbott. "I pray for a speedy recovery for all those injured, and I am especially grateful for the heroic actions of the Alabama first responders that undoubtedly helped save lives today. Texas is prepared to offer any assistance necessary as we rally around the entire Channelview High School community during this difficult time."