Posted on Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 6:00 am
Buffalo, NY (January 14, 2019) – A school bus crash that was reported to have occurred on Monday night, January 14, has left one student hospitalized, according to authorities. The accident occurred at around 5:09 p.m. at the intersection of Grider Street and Northland Avenue in Buffalo.
Authorities stated that the bus involved had been transporting 17 students from School 27 when it became involved in a collision for unknown reasons. There has been no word as to whether or not another vehicle was involved, however, police stated that the bus struck a street sign during the collision.
One student who had been on board the bus was immediately taken to Oishei Children’s Hospital to be treated for unspecified injuries. At this time, police have not said if any other students were hurt in the accident and the events that led to the crash remain unclear.
More details will be coming soon as authorities are likely to be continuing their investigation into this incident.
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Above and beyond all else, our genuine sympathies are first extended to the student who was hurt in this collision. There is nearly nothing as frightening as an accident involving a child, and we sincerely preserve our highest hopes for their well-being. Every motor vehicle accident holds the potential to be seriously injurious or fatal, particularly those involving large vehicles such as a bus or truck. As the victim of a New York bus accident, it is absolutely crucial to know that you may have significant rights at this time.
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