Posted on Saturday, May 4th, 2019 at 6:03 pm
Ardsley, NY (May 4, 2019) – Police responded to the scene of a bus accident that took place at 1:53 p.m. on Wednesday on the Thruway in the area of Ashford Avenue. The New York State Police responded to the scene of the accident.
At the time of the accident, the bus left the roadway and jumped the guardrail, then rolling off the roadway.
Both occupants in the vehicle were able to get out of the bus and only escaped with minor injuries. They were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Police say that the bus was from the Union Free School District in Tarrytown. Emergency responders helped out at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
Bus Accidents in New York
Before moving forward, we would like to extend our deepest thoughts and prayers to all injured parties involved in this crash. We preserve hope that all parties will be able to move forward and recover from their injuries. Bus accidents in New York tend to be serious and injurious in nature due to the fact that they involve large motor vehicles. Bus drivers are trained to be especially safe on our roads, which is probably why New York bus accidents do not happen as frequently as other accidents on our roadways.
At Hach & Rose, our attorneys realize that there is nothing as overwhelmed as dealing with a sudden injury caused by a bus driver or other entity. Our accident attorneys are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you might have in the midst of your accident case. If you have been injured in a New York bus accident, please contact us at 212-779-0057 to find out how we can assist you.
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