More Than 12 Injured in 18 Wheeler Collision With Mississippi School Bus
Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 2-Dec-2011
A Winona, Mississippi bus collided with an 18 wheeler truck, Friday morning, sending more than 12 students to the hospital with injuries as the bus rolled over.
According to police, the bus driver was blinded by the sun, causing him to pull into the path of an 18 wheeler, who struggled to stop in time before jackknifing and smashing into the student filled school bus.
Some students were transported to University Medical Center in Jackson via helicopter while more than 16 others involved in the truck accident were treated in a Winona, Mississippi hospital.
While the driver of the school was not injured in the 18 wheeler truck accident, an update regarding the condition and identities of the students injured has not yet been released.