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A woman who lived through a high school tragedy remembers when the government tried to prevent disasters

Adam Pasick
A woman who lived through a high school tragedy remembers when the government tried to prevent disasters

When Heather Booth was in high school, seven of her classmates were killed and 24 injured in the Fox River Grove bus-train collision. Following the 1995 disaster, transportation regulators investigated what went wrong and made dozens of changes at 16 different local, state, and federal agencies. After this week’s horrific shooting spree at a high…