A driver failed to stop at a traffic light and struck a school bus injuring seven people.
Report says this accident happened at the intersection of FL-739 and Lee Tran Boulevard. A 36-year-old man crashed his pickup truck into a school bus on FL-739 causing injuries on six people.
The pickup truck collided with the school bus after it had already entered into the intersection, police said.
There were three occupants on the pickup truck and they all sustained injuries as a result of the impact. It was reported also that there were three children on the school bus when the accident happened.
The three occupants of the pickup truck were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. Police added that the driver of the school bus and the three children was also taken to a hospital for medical evaluation.
Meanwhile, it was reported by a police officer that the truck driver will be issued a citation for failure to stop.
The crash is under investigation.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “We are sorry to hear of this accident involving several people with children here in Fort Myers. Serious injuries can affect the lives of all parties involved and their families who feel the effects even when they are not directly involved. The pain and suffering that comes with these incidents can become a major burden on day to day life. Please do not wait until it’s too late to seek help for your injuries. We wish all parties in the accident a speedy recovery from their injuries”
In an accident? The Law Offices of Anidjar & Levine Can Help.
Our injury attorneys assist people in Florida who have been injured in traffic accidents caused by negligent drivers, road rage, and more. Contact us today to explore your legal options and determine if you qualify for financial compensation. You may be able to collect compensation for medical bills, loss of wages, disability, and other losses related to your injuries.
Call the Law Firm of Anidjar & Levine at 1-800-747-3733 for a free consultation.
Traffic And Accident News Provided By Traffic Center News