Cham T. Nguyen

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: Vietnamese parishioner at the Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Houston, Texas who had been hospitalized on life support in extremely critical condition from serious injuries suffered in a fatal August 8 Sherman, Texas bus accident when a private charter bus transporting about 55 Vietnamese Catholic pilgrims on its way to the annual Marian Day celebrations in honor of the Virgin Mary in Missouri had apparently lost control and rolled on its side off a major highway overpass bridge of northbound U.S. Highway 75 near Dallas, in which the horrific accident killed at least twelve people at the scene and injured dozens more at the scene, but several others died at area hospitals and it became one of the worst bus wrecks in Texas history since 2005.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a bus accident

 

Born: December 31, 1918

 

Died: August 9, 2008

 

Location: Fort Worth, Texas