INDIANAPOLIS - It's been nearly a year since the deadly Colonial Hills bus crash , and the church is still rebuilding – albeit with help from the Indianapolis community.
On Saturday, a parking lot near 96th and Keystone was filled with orange cones and a commercial-sized shredder for a fundraising event.
All of the money raised, along with some matching donations, will go toward replacing the church's bus.
The fundraiser was hosted by Rob Moritz, who had two children – 15-year-old Avery and 17-year-old Alex – on the bus on July 27, 2013, when the crash occurred.
"Avery was actually trapped under the bus for a while," Mortiz said. "He has some scarring on his face. We're going to see what time does. We know what plastic surgery does – it's trading one scar for another. Alex has some bumps and bruises. He actually found Avery under the bus. He waited with him until rescuers came."