East Haven, CT (May 6, 2021) – At 2:35 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, May 6, a school bus with injuries occurred in East Haven.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Main Street and Boston Post Road. The accident happened when a school bus and a minivan collided with each other in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. The driver of the van, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital with a variety of injuries. No students on the school bus received injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
School Bus Accidents in Connecticut
Buses are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, which means that they are capable of causing some of the most catastrophic damages on our roads. Though bus drivers are known for being the safest drivers on our roads, this does not mean that accidents will never occur. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. If you have been hurt in an accident and wonder where you can turn, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
The aftermath of a bus accident can be a difficult thing to face, which is why you should seek the immediate help of a Connecticut personal injury attorney. An attorney will be able to help you answer any questions that you have moving forward. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? What evidence will you gather to prove that another party is to blame for your collision? What should you say when you speak with the insurance adjuster involved in your claim? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with an attorney.
Our Connecticut accident attorneys at Michael L. Chambers, Jr. are here to assist you after an accident that was caused by another party. We understand how challenging it can be to move forward after an accident and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for an array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 for the help you deserve.
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Disclaimer: Attorney Michael L. Chambers, Jr. has been in private practice for more than twenty years, and he and his team have taken pride in serving his community. The goal in writing these posts is to bring awareness to the dangers associated with driving and operating various motor vehicles in Connecticut in hopes that drivers will slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid being involved in a serious accident. None of the information provided in this post should be considered legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post is not representative of the actual accident scene.