Tester statement on Missoula bus crash

(BIG SANDY, Mont.)  — Senator Jon Tester today released the following statement following the tragic bus crash outside of Missoula, Mont.:

"Sharla and my thoughts and prayers are with the victims and the families affected by this morning's tragedy.  We also extend our deepest appreciation to Montana's emergency responders and all who stopped to help the victims.  Their bravery and heroism demonstrate the common bond that all Montanans share in the most difficult of times."

Tester and his staff are standing by to help victims and their families.