Six Injured in San Antonio Charter Bus Accident on Hwy 151

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 5-Dec-2013

A charter bus accident with a van sent at least six people to the hospital with injuries on Thursday morning at the intersection of Hwy 151 and West Military Drive.

Police reported that there were 30 people aboard the charter bus at the time of the collision. Officials have not reported how many people occupied the van or whether they were injured in the crash.

Investigations are still underway and authorities attempt to understand what may have sparked the bus wreck and who may be at fault. The names of the drivers and passengers in both vehicles have not yet been released and no update regarding their conditions has been provided yet.

Many people rely on public transportation and commercial vehicles to transport them to events and as their method of travel for recreational purposed. But despite the faith we place in public and private forms of transportation, proper training, vehicle maintenance and thorough hiring practices can be a vital part of keeping passengers and surrounding vehicles safe from harm. Drowsy driving, long hours behind the wheel, drugs and alcohol are all problems that can affect how a driver operates a commercial vehicle and reacts.

If you or someone you love has been killed or injured in a bus accident, call our commercial vehicle attorneys in San Antonio, Austin, Waco and statewide Texas at 800-359-5690, contact our San Antonio personal injury law firm online or stop by any of the ten office locations today. We care. We can help.


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