Lowndes County, GA (December 4, 2018) – This morning, December 4, a school bus accident took place that sent one person to the hospital. The accident involving a Lowndes County district bus.
The accident happened on Tuesday morning on Boring Pond Road. At the time, officials say that the driver of a Jeep crossed the center lane and struck the school bus. One person was taken to the South Georgia Medical Center with unknown injuries.
The bus driver was found to not be at fault for the crash and did not receive injuries. The bus driver’s child was the only child who was on the bus at the time of the accident.
Police are still investigating the circumstances that led to the accident.
We hope that anyone who was injured in this accident will be able to make a full recovery.
Bus Accident in Georgia
Since 2016, school buses have been involved in 700 crashes across Georgia, which leads to about four accidents per day. Many of these accidents came without injury, though several led to injuries, fatalities, and property damage for those involved. Being involved in a school bus accident is typically quite rare, due to the fact that school bus drivers are trained to be some of the safest on our roads, in charge of keeping our children safe. If you or your child have been injured in one of these accidents, you need an experienced Georgia car accident attorney on your side to help you through these difficult times.
If you have been seriously injured in an accident due to the negligence of another party, the Nye Law Group would like to stand by your side. With over a decade of personal injury experience in a wide variety of personal injury cases and proven case results you can rely on, you don’t want to go without dedicated help when it comes to your case. If you are in need of the help of an attorney at this time, look no further. We are available for you every step of the way – just give us a call at 912-200-5230.
Note: A variety of outside sources including news bulletins and police reports were used to create these posts and report on the injuries involved. Due to this, the details of these accidents have not been independently confirmed by our team and writing staff. In the event that false information is included in the story, please contact us immediately with the post’s title and the incorrect information, and we will correct the content.
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