1 dead after Hampton Ambassador tour bus, SUV collide in Southampton

The driver of the car, a 29-year-old Shirley woman and mother of two, died at the scene.

The accident took place on Sunrise Highway near Tuckahoe Road.

The accident took place on Sunrise Highway near Tuckahoe Road. (7/25/13)

SOUTHAMPTON - Police say one person has died following a serious collision in the Hamptons between a bus and an SUV.

Chopper 12 was over the scene in Southampton where a Chevy Trailblazer collided with the Hampton Ambassador tour bus.

Police say the SUV was headed eastbound when it veered directly into the westbound lane, striking the bus head-on.

The driver of the car, a 29-year-old Shirley woman and mother of two, died at the scene.

The driver of the bus and its attendant were both taken to Southampton Hospital, where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries. 

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