Arcola, TX (1/17/2020) – A school bus collision in Arcola, Texas left six people hospitalized early Thursday morning.
The accident occurred around 8:30 a.m. near State Highway 6 and South Post Oak Boulevard. According to photo evidence, the rear of the school bus had significant damage while a black car had damage to the front of the car.
According to authorities, six people were taken to the hospital for minor injuries.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
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Collisions involving school buses are a serious matter, since injuries among children can result in life-threatening consequences. In fact, according to the NHTSA, of the 320,874 fatal more vehicle crashes from 2007 to 2016, 1,147 of those crashes were school-transportation-related. While the students mentioned above were reportedly not injured to a life-threatening degree, it’s important for drivers to stay alert when children are present on the road so as to avoid becoming a fatality.
School transportation collisions are just one of many types of collisions attorneys Sutliff and Stout represent. If you or a loved has been seriously injured, we want to help. If you need to discuss a rear-end accident case with a personal injury lawyer from Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm feel free to give us a call at (713) 987-7111 or contact us online. Source: Click 2 Houston