Posted on Thursday, May 9th, 2019 at 12:06 am
Harlem, Manhattan, NY (May 8, 2019) – A traffic collision involving a school bus was reported to have occurred on Wednesday morning, May 8th, and resulted in several injured victims. According to dispatchers, a call came in concerning the crash around 7:10 a.m., which prompted emergency responders to the scene on Harlem River Drive in the vicinity of 138th Street.
Authorities stated that the collision took place between a white car and a school bus in the southbound lanes of Harlem River Drive. Emergency medical crews were at the crash site and able to confirm that several injuries resulted from the impact of the accident. However, it is currently unknown as to whether or not any children were on board the bus at the time.
Police currently believe that no other vehicles were involved, and the cause of the collision is actively being investigated. No further information has been provided.
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Before anything else, our most genuine sympathies are, first and foremost, extended to all injured parties. We sincerely preserve our highest hopes for the wellbeing of all those involved in this crash. Every motor vehicle accident has the possibility of being severely injurious, especially those involving a large, powerful vehicle such as a school bus. As the victim of a bus accident in New York, it is terribly essential to understand that you may have substantial rights at this time.
At Hach & Rose, we are determined to help victims along the often complicated path toward obtaining the reimbursement they deserve. We are here for victims and their families 24/7 to answer any questions you may have regarding your involvement in a sudden school bus crash. If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a New York bus accident, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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