Marshall, NC (May 5, 2021) – At 4 p.m. on the afternoon of Wednesday, May 5, a school bus accident occurred on a roadway in Marshall.
According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident happened at 3000 Big Pine Road. The driver of a school bus was traveling in the area when they lost control, crashing into a creek off the side of the road. The bus then overturned in the creek.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. Two students were immediately transported to Mission Hospital for treatment of unknown injuries. The driver of the bus remained at the scene and was not injured.
The area was blocked until police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Bus Accidents in North Carolina
Because buses are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, they are capable of causing immense damages to those involved in serious bus collisions. Bus drivers are supposed to be some of the most careful drivers on our roads, which means that these accidents do not tend to occur as commonly as other accidents. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a bus collision that was caused by another party. Injured victims are urged to seek the immediate help of an attorney after a collision.
Being injured in any type of accident can have an enormous impact on every aspect of your life. If you have sustained harm due to a North Carolina bus accident, you may be feeling helpless and alone. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from these accidents include traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, fractures, burns, and more. If you have been injured in one of these accidents, you have options. You should seek assistance from a knowledgeable Charlotte personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Maurer Law, our Charlotte accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in bus crashes over the years. Our attorneys believe that you have many rights as you move forward and will stand by your side every step of the way. As you navigate the legal system, we will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of financial losses. We are here in your time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in Charlotte at (844) 817-8058 to find out what options are available for you.
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