Pregnant teen killed in school bus crash

April 15, 2009 7:37:53 AM PDT
A 17-year-old girl and her unborn baby have been killed when the car she was riding in collided with a school bus in southeastern Pennsylvania. Police say the car slid sideways on a rain-slick curve Tuesday afternoon on Route 282 in East Brandywine Township, 30 miles west of Philadelphia. Its passenger side struck the oncoming bus.

Officials say 17-year-old Nicolette Pomon and her unborn child were killed. Pomon was nine months pregnant.

The driver of the car, 18-year-old Megan Obendorfer,was taken to Reading Hospital, where she was listed in stable condition.

The school bus had no passengers. The driver, 38-year-old Steven Dilworth of Downingtown, was treated at Brandywine Hospital and released.

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