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Woman dies after jumping in front of Terrebonne Parish school bus

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HOUMA, LA (WVUE) -- Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Detectives are investigating an incident where a woman died after jumping in front of a Terrebonne Parish school bus. The incident occurred Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. on East Park Avenue in Houma.

According to police, the bus was carrying students from Houma Junior High School and Terrebonne High School at the time of the accident. None of the students or the bus driver were injured. Investigators believe that the woman ran in front of the bus as a suicide attempt. She was transported to Terrebonne General Medical Center before being brought to University Hospital in New Orleans where she was pronounced dead at 7:30 p.m.

The bus driver was found not to be at fault. 

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