Charter Bus Crashes in Florida Everglades, 1 Dead

Authorities say at least one person is dead after a chartered tour bus and a pickup truck crashed in the Everglades.

The Florida Highway Patrol says the crash took place early Sunday. Highway patrol Sgt. Randy Krauss says rescue units responded to the scene, where one person was confirmed dead.

It was not immediately known how many people were on the bus or if any others were injured. No further details are immediately available, including whether the victim was in the bus or the truck.

Miccosukee Indian police, who are handling the investigation, declined to comment Sunday.