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, 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