Paramus to hold memorial service for victims of deadly I-80 bus crash

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Paramus will hold a town-wide memorial service at Our Lady of the Vistation Church tonight to honor the two people killed in the I-80 bus crash. 

Meanwhile, services will be held this week for 10-year-old Miranda Vargas and teacher Jennifer Williamson-Kennedy.

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On Monday, Gov. Phil Murphy has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff.

This follows Thursday's crash in Mount Olive on I-80 where a dump truck collided with that school bus.

Interview: NJ Statewide Traumatic Loss Coalition coordinator Maureen Brogan
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A teacher and student were killed, dozens injured.

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