One Child Hospitalized In Johnsonville School Bus Collision After Bus Flipped Over on County Route 111 By Baum Road
JOHNSONVILLE, NEW YORK (January 20, 2022) – At least one child was injured in Johnsonville after a school bus flipped over on County Route 111 by Baum Road.
Johnsonville police officials are saying that the accident took place around 7:35 a.m. on Friday. A school bus flipped over in the roadway.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene of the collision in order to help the victims. One child was taken to the hospital in order to receive treatment.
A full investigation into the collision remains ongoing at this time.
Liability For Johnsonville School Bus Accidents
Many people are injured in school bus accidents every year. According to the National Safety Council, “School bus-related crashes killed 54 people nationwide in 2020, down by over 50% compared to 2019 according to National Safety Council (NSC) tabulations of data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).” Victims of school bus accidents tend to suffer very serious and costly injuries.
- Broken bones
- Head injuries
School bus drivers are held to a high standard in terms of safety. Any person that is injured due to the negligent actions of a school bus driver may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a civil claim can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A bus accident attorney can examine all of the unique facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating A New York School Bus Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a school bus accident? Our team of bus accident attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We care deeply that accident victims get the medical and financial support that they are entitled to. Whether you just have legal questions or need any type of support after a collision we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (516) 908-9792.