Three Children Injured in San Antonio School Bus Accident

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 22-Nov-2013

A San Antonio school bus accident on Loop 410 when the bus driver smashed into a nearby passenger vehicle early Thursday morning, officials reported.

According to other vehicles and witnesses involved in the bus collision, the bus driver changed lanes with no warning, crashing into the side of a car.

Three children aboard the bus at the time of the accident were transported to the hospital with injuries resulting from the accident. One of the three children was moved to an ambulance via a stretcher, onlookers reported.

While an exact number of children on the bus was not noted, KSAT News reported that there were several children aboard the George Gervin Academy school bus at the time of the wreck.

Every day, families, parents and caregivers rely on public transportation and school buses to get children to and from school. While many children arrive safely and never experience a bus accident or accident involving public transportation, many accidents that do occur are completely preventable.

Surrounding drivers, bus drivers and companies and schools hiring drivers have a vital responsibility to protect students and children with attentive driving and proper hiring and screening processes. Offering adequate training is also an imperative component that can help keep other drivers and students safe during there travels on school trips and to and from their homes to school.

If your child has experienced injuries as a result of a bus accident or school trip accident, call our school bus accident attorneys in San Antonio, Austin, Temple and statewide Texas at 800-359-5690, contact our personal injury lawyers online or visit any of our ten office locations for a free initial case evaluation. For years, we’ve been helping families, children and parents hold negligent drivers and companies responsible for the medical bills, injuries, treatment and decreased quality of life experienced by their children, who’ve been injured in school bus accidents or wrecks involving commercial vehicles. We care. We can help.

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