Manalapan, NJ – Injuries Reported In School Bus Crash On Woodward RdNew Jersey Legal News
Manalapan, NJ (January 22, 2020) – A three-vehicle collision involving a school bus in Manalapan, New Jersey left three people injured. The accident took place on Tuesday, January 21st, near the intersection of Woodward Road and McCaffery Road. A Milford Brook Elementary School mini-bus collided with two SUVs at around 4 p.m.
None of the eight children on board the bus were injured in the crash. The driver of the bus, as well as the occupants of the other two vehicles, suffered injuries in the collision. Their identities haven’t been released at this time.
All three vehicles sustained heavy damages. An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
School Bus Crashes in New Jersey
School bus collisions are pretty rare, but they still happen and often cause serious injuries. Each year, an estimated 134 people are killed in school bus crashes across the country. Nearly three-fourths of these fatalities involve those in other vehicles.
Just like any other driver, those operating a school bus are at risk of being involved in a crash. The size of these vehicles means that the resulting injuries can be severe. In some cases, injured parties may be eligible to recover lost compensation by calling a New Jersey car crash lawyer.
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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.