Bus Accident Injury in Kent | Washington Personal Injury Attorney
Type: Bus Accident
Date: March 17, 2010, 03/17/10
Outcome: One injured
A Kent school bus accident took place early Wednesday morning.
The driver of the van suffered injuries but they were not life threatening.
The school bus and a van crashed into each other about 6:50 a.m. Wednesday morning in the northbound lanes of Benson Road near 208th Street in Kent.
No students were on the school bus at the time of the crash and the bus driver was uninjured.
It took about 15 minutes to get the driver out of the van. The exact cause of the crash was unknown.
Washington State Patrol is still investigating who is at fault.
According to school bus statistics, about 24 million students are transported back and forth by school buses everyday. In ten years, 407,000 fatal traffic accidents have taken place in the United States alone.
If you or your child has been injured on or by a school bus, contacting an experienced Washington accident lawyer would be in your best interest. Davis Law Group has extensive experience in accident cases throughout Washington and can help bring you peace of mind.