Miley Cyrus tour bus overturns in Virginia, killing 1

DINWIDDIE, Va. (AP) - Virginia State Police said one person was killed when a tour bus belonging to Miley Cyrus overturned, but the 16-year-old "Hannah Montana" star was not on board.

WTVR in Norfolk, Va., reported that the person killed was the bus driver.

Sgt. Thomas Molnar said the bus overturned around 8:15 a.m. Friday on Interstate 85 in Dinwiddie, about 40 miles south of Richmond.

One of the other nine passengers had minor injuries. Police would not identify those aboard.

According to Miley Cyrus' Web site, the pop singer is scheduled to perform Sunday in Greensboro, N.C.

Miley Cyrus is the daughter of country star Billy Ray Cyrus, who also appears on the family friendly sitcom "Hannah Montana."

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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  • by Lori Location: California on Nov 20, 2009 at 09:30 AM
    Praying for the family of the man that was killed, the whole band, and for everyone associated with the tour.

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