UPDATE 3:55 p.m. ET: The Seattle Fire Department is confirming two more fatalities, bringing the total death toll from the crash to four people.
Original story below:
SEATTLE (TheBlaze/AP) — The Seattle Fire Department says two are dead and nine are critically injured after a crash involving a sightseeing vehicle and a tour bus.
The incident happened shortly after 11 a.m. PT Thursday when a Ride the Ducks sightseeing vehicle collided with a charter bus on a bridge, KIRO-TV reported.
Lt. Sue Sangl of the Seattle Fire Department told KIRO-TV that a majority of the injuries were from the charter bus and that the two fatalities were likely from the charter bus also.
About 50 others suffered injuries, although not as severe.
— Seattle Fire Dept (@SeattleFire) September 24, 2015
— KOMO News (@komonews) September 24, 2015
Ride the Ducks is known for its entertaining tours in cities around the country and for the famous quacking noisemakers its guests receive. KOMO-TV reported the charter bus involved in the incident was carrying at least 45 students from North Seattle College.
A representative for Ride the Ducks did not immediately respond to a request for comment from TheBlaze. The company told the Associated Press that it did not have an immediate comment.
Officials have not yet said what caused the crash.