Orlando, FL – Two Children Injured in Bus Crash on Hiawassee RdOrlando Legal News
Orlando, FL (October 20, 2020) – Yesterday, October 19, two children were injured in a school bus crash that took place in Orlando.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the accident involved an Orange County school bus that collided with a sedan. The vehicle was driving on Hiawassee Road in the area of Clarcona Ocoee Road when it sideswiped the bus. The bus was stopped in the left lane of traffic at the time.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. Two children on the bus were transported to the hospital with injuries but they are expected to make a full recovery.
The roadway was blocked in the area for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Bus Accidents in Florida
Florida sees more school bus accidents than most other states within the entire U.S. In fact, in 2015 alone, it was determined that approximately 2,698 school bus accidents took place in Florida. These accidents happen due to many different reasons but most occur when drivers are not watching out for others on the roads around them. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down by an accident that is not your fault. It is essential that you seek the help of an accident attorney in your time of need.
Florida bus accidents can have a huge and lasting impact on your life. The unfortunate truth is that many children suffer in the aftermath of school bus crashes every single year. These accidents lead to a wide array of injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Being injured in a bus accident can leave you feeling helpless and alone. Speaking with a personal injury attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make as you move forward. See our proven track record of success representing injured clients in the state of Florida at https://vaughanpa.com/recent-results/personal-injury-cases/.
Our attorneys at Vaughan Law Group are here to help you through one of the most challenging times in your life. If you have been injured in a bus accident and wonder what options are available for you, you have many options in your time of need. If you believe that another party was driving distracted, speeding, or engaging in other reckless acts, they could be held fully liable for the harm that they have caused. Our attorneys will help you seek compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (407) 648-1426 to find out what options are available for you.
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Disclaimer: At Vaughan Law Group, our attorneys wish to provide useful information to families who have found themselves in similar situations after an accident. We would also like to honor victims who have received injuries or have lost their lives in Florida accidents. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.