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Smashed by a school bus

Police say the driver of the bus suffered a medical episode right before the crash in Williamsburg. 9 parked cars were smashed. A miracle that no children were on the bus at the time of crash.

This crash was similar to Wednesday night’s accident in Brownsville, where a firefighter suffered a seizure and lost control of Ladder 120.

Six were hospitalized but none were hurt seriously.

Injured in bus crash in NY? Contact New York bus crash lawyers at Ajlouny Injury Law by calling 1-800-535-5029.

School Bus Crashes Happen:

According to NHTSA, from 2006 to 2015, there were 324,710 fatal motor vehicle traffic crashes. Of those, 1,172 (0.4%) were classified as being related to school transportation.

NHTSA defines a school-transportation-related crash as one that involves, either directly or indirectly, a school bus body vehicle or a non-school bus functioning as a school bus, transporting children to or from school or school-related activities.

  • May 26, 2017 – A school bus crash in Jamaica, Queens, sent 17 children to the hospital with minor injuries on Friday, May 26, 2017
  • Feb 13, 2017 – 4 injured when school bus jumps curb on Upper East Side
  • Oct 31, 2017 — Mangled School Bus, Bodies Everywhere in Manhattan.

If you, your child or someone you love has been injured in a school bus accident, immediately seek medical attention.

Important piece of information. a medical report is essential for making a personal injury claim.

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Park Slope, Brooklyn School Bus Crash 4 children, 1 adult injured

Developing Story Brooklyn, NY ParkSlope

Reports indicate that at least eight people, including seven children, were hurt in a crash involving a school bus and a car in Brooklyn, New York around 3pm near the intersection of 4th ave and 1st Street in Park Slope.

According to the FDNY one adult and six children suffered injuries. A seventh child has more serious injuries, which are not considered life-threatening. An investigation is currently underway.

7 children, 1 adult injured in school bus crash in Brooklyn

7 children, 1 adult injured in school bus crash in Brooklyn

Rego Park Queens Casino Bus Accident

What a way to start a Monday with a casino bus crash that injures 12 in Rego,Park, Queens.

A Resorts World Casino New York City bus crashed into a building while trying to avoid a vehicle making a sharp turn in Queens Monday afternoon, critically injuring the bus driver and hurting several other people, according to NYPD.

The casino bus driver was traveling north on Woodhaven Boulevard in Rego Park, NY,when another vehicle made a sharp turn in front of him at 63rd Avenue. The bus driver in an attempt to avoid hitting the vehicle, made a sharp right turn and struck the corner of the building at 62-87 Woodhaven Blvd., smashing through the building.

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Officials hold news briefing on the casino bus accident in Queens. 12 injured

Breaking: Multiple injuries buses collided inside the Lincoln Tunnel

According to breaking news reports a bus rear-ended another bus inside Lincoln Tunnel. There are reports of up to 35-40 people have been injured.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the buses collided around 9:35 am eastern time.

Lincoln Tunnel Crash

Dozen people injured when two buses collided in the Lincoln Tunnel Wednesday.

It has been reported that an inbound New Jersey Transit and private bus collided around 9:35 a.m. in the center tube close to the Manhattan side of the tunnel.

Traffic is at a complete halt. The center tube of the tunnel is closed. Expected 1 hour delay.

The Holland Tunnel has been affected with traffic delays. Traffic in the George Washington Bridge seems to be flowing.

Paul Ajlouny, New York Traffic Accident Attorney says, “there are close to 40 plus million vehicles that travel through the Lincoln tunnel a annually. Accidents are likely to happen.”

  • Sep 2, 2014 Heavy traffic at the Lincoln Tunnel in Weehawken after a bus accident in the center tube, in which seven people were injured.
  • Nov 12, 2012 – More than a dozen people were injured — two seriously — when two buses collided during rush hour this morning outside the Lincoln Tunnel.

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