Guilford, CT (June 7, 2019) – On June 7, around 7 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 4700 block of Durham Road.
According to reports, a Guilford High School bus carrying nine students was traveling along the roadway when a pickup truck impacted the left side of the school bus. The impact of the collision forced one child out of their seat, causing them to be thrown across the bus.
In all, five students were injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
The driver of the pickup truck was uninjured in the collision. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the students injured in this crash.
Car Accidents In Connecticut
Every year, thousands of people are injured in Connecticut car accidents. As you can imagine, accidents involving school buses often result in more serious injuries for victims. These vehicles generally do not come with seatbelts, which increases the likelihood of people on board getting thrown from their seats.
Victims injured on school buses often sustain broken bones and spinal cord injuries that require extensive medical treatment. When victims are injured in accidents, by no fault of their own, it is crucial that they contact a Connecticut car accident attorney as soon as possible.
Connecticut personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have nearly three decades of combined experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve. Our attorneys work hard to ensure accident victims recover the compensation they are entitled to so they can get the medical treatment they need to recover. Contact our Law firm today at (860) 322-5302 to see how we can help you.
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Disclaimer: As active members in our local and statewide communities, we are saddened by these accidents and our hearts go out to the friends, family, and victims affected by them. Our intent in these posts is to raise awareness in our community of the dangers involved in these activities and to hopefully prevent future injuries. This information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should always speak with an experienced legal professional about your case.