Driver in fatal bus crash identified
Since the fatal incident the Biloxi Police and Fire Departments have been working in conjunction with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and the Federal Rail Administration (FRA) in order to thoroughly investigate the facts of the incident.
Based on the data that has been collected thus far, there has been nothing discovered to suggest criminal activity. We now know that the driver, 60 year old Louis Ambrose Jr., is an employee of Echo Tours based out of Dallas, TX and has been employed by them for an undisclosed amount of time. He was en route to the Boomtown Casino and it doesn’t appear he was familiar with the area.
The investigation into the matter is still ongoing and will be for some time. During this time the City of Biloxi and the Biloxi Police Department will be in constant contact with the NTSB team in order to complete the crash investigation.
If anyone has not been contacted or has any information pertaining to the investigation they are asked to contact the Biloxi Police Department at 228-392-0641.