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2 dead, multiple injured after charter bus traveling from Florida to NY crashes

KINGWOOD, Va. — Authorities in Virginia say two people are dead and others are injured after a charter bus overturned on an Interstate 95 exit while traveling from Florida to New York.

Virginia State Police said in a statement that the Tao's Travel Inc. bus with 57 people aboard overturned Tuesday morning in Prince George County near Kingwood. Police say that as the bus turned onto an exit, it ran off the left side of the ramp and overturned.

Yui Man Chow, 40 (Riverside Regional Jail)

The driver, 40-year-old Yui Man Chow, was charged with two counts of involuntary manslaughter. The Staten Island man is currently being held on bond at Riverside Regional Jail in Prince George County.

Police say one person died at the scene and a second died a few hours later at a nearby hospital. Authorities haven't released their names.

Police say the motor carrier safety team is assisting with the crash investigation.

PIX11 sister station WTVR contributed to this report. 

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