Police report that several students have been injured after a vehicle crashed into a school bus on Southwestern Parkway.
According to authorities, the accident happened on Hale Avenue where a vehicle crashed into a school bus that was traveling on the Southwestern Parkway. Several students were on the bus when the crash happened.
A preliminary accident report says the vehicle that hit the bus was a 2010 Ford Mustang driven by a 23-year-old who was was traveling at a high rate of speed. It was reported that he apparently lost control of his vehicle before crashing into the side of the bus.
EMS arrived to the scene of the accident soon after it happened to administer on-site first aid to the injured victims. The number of students that were on board the bus was not reported at the time of the crash. All of the students and the bus driver were taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure by EMS.
The driver of the Mustang, who was wearing his seat belt during the collision, was seriously injured and was also transported to the hospital.
Authorities did not give an official statement saying why the vehicle lost control and they say the incident is still under investigation as they look into the actual cause of the crash.
Dr. Brian Elias, from The Accident and Injury Team, commented on the crash. “We are sorry to hear about this Louisville accident that injured several juveniles and adults. Remember, traffic laws exist to ensure your safety, so please observe them. We hope investigators can quickly determine the cause of the crash. Additionally, we wish everyone involved a speedy recovery from this crash.”
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