It was reported by Metrosafe that a Jefferson County Public School Bus (JCPS) was involved in an accident with another vehicle.
According to Metrosafe, the accident happened on the intersection of Powell Avenue and Berry Boulevard, in the Taylor Berry neighborhood. According to an eyewitness who pleaded anonymity, the vehicle involved in the accident sped into the corner.
“With the way the car zoomed into the corner, it is apparent that the driver had exceed the speed limit,” the eyewitness said. “It could be that the driver was driving fast in response to an emergency,” the eyewitness added. “It could also be due to alcohol.”
Metrosafe confirmed that a call came in concerning a wreck involving a JCPS bus and another vehicle. Emergency officials responded shortly after the JCPS bus was involved in a wreck. On arrival, the crew, as reported, found that JCPS Bus #1072 was involved in accident. The state of the other vehicle and its driver involved in the crash was withheld.
According to report from the accident response crew, a student complained of injuries and was treated at the scene. It was believed that everyone else was unharmed. However, cases of crash of this kind has history of injuries and pains in the head, neck and back. Investigation on the cause of the crash is still ongoing.
Dr. Brian Elias, from The Accident and Injury Team, comments on this crash. “It’s very unfortunate to see an accident that involved children on a school bus. We hope that their injuries aren’t too severe and that they quickly recover. If you are unsure of what to do when you’ve been involved in an accident, please give our team a call. We can treat your injuries and also, if you wish, refer you to a very competent attorney in case you have a legal claim. Since we are NOT an attorney referral service, we have no interest in your legal claim beyond trying to help you obtain the best attorney to help you.”
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