Rochester, NY – Woman Hospitalized After Collision with School Bus
Rochester, NY (January 25, 2019) – Thursday evening, January 24, a woman was reported to have suffered at least minor injuries after colliding with a school bus in the city of Rochester. Authorities stated that the accident took place at around 5:00 p.m. in the area of North Goodman Street and High Street.
Police said that the victim, identified only as a 58-year-old woman had been driving a 2004 Honda Pilot SUV along North Goodman Street when she rear-ended a school bus near the intersection with High Street. Emergency medical personnel were sent to the scene where they attended to the victim who may have suffered a medical episode prior to the collision.
The victim was immediately transported to Rochester General Hospital by AMR where her injuries are currently believed to be rather minor. Six children who were on board the bus at the time were thankfully unharmed in the accident.
Authorities are currently conducting an investigation into the incident.
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Above and beyond all else, our genuine sympathies are first extended to the woman who was hurt in this collision. There is nearly nothing as frightening as a sudden accident, and we sincerely preserve our highest hopes for the victims’ well-being. Every motor vehicle accident holds the potential to be seriously injurious or even fatal, particularly those involving a large vehicle such as a bus or truck. As the victim of a New York bus accident, it is absolutely essential to know 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 reimbursement for their injuries. We are here for victims and their families 24/7 to answer any questions you may have regarding your involvement in a sudden collision. If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a New York bus accident, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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