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S.U.V. Injures a Dozen Students in Alabama Mardi Gras Parade

Feb 28, 2017 - The New York Times

GULF SHORES, Ala. — A sports utility van plowed into a high school band at a Mardi Gras parade on Tuesday morning in Gulf Shores, Ala., injuring 12 students, including four who are in critical condition.

A witness described a chaotic scene shortly after the parade began, when the driver of a white Ford S.U.V. rolled into the Gulf Shores High School Mighty Dolphin Marching Band, causing instruments and students to slam to the ground and coming to a stop with students still pinned under th...