Oklahoma City, OK (August 21, 2019) – On August 20th, emergency crews and the Oklahoma City Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Southwest 51st Street.
According to reports, a bus from Fillmore Elementary School was traveling through the intersection of Southwest 51st Street and Walker Avenue when it was T-boned by a gray sedan.
Eight students on board the bus were transported in private vehicles to area hospitals for medical treatment. The driver of the sedan was injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
A second bus from the Oklahoma City Public School came to provide transportation for the remaining students from the scene of the accident.
The driver of the first bus was cited for failure to yield as the result of this incident.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the man and children injured in this collision.
Motor Vehicle Accidents In Oklahoma
Thousands of people are injured in motor vehicle accidents each year. When accidents involve larger vehicles, like buses, the chances of being injured are greatly increased. Being injured in an automobile collision can have a devastating impact on a person’s life.
Unfortunately, the negative impacts often spread to the families of victims who also bear the financial burdens incurred. When victims are harmed in collisions due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that they contact a car accident attorney in Oklahoma as soon as possible.
Oklahoma personal injury attorneys who work at McIntyre Law have over 84 years of experience helping accident victims get full and fair compensation to cover the costs of medical treatment, lost wages, and various other damages incurred from their accidents. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping victims obtain settlements that allow them to tend to their financial burdens so they can focus on recovering. Contact our injury accident attorneys in Oklahoma at (405) 917-5250 to see how we can help you.
Note: While writing these posts, we utilize secondary sources who may not have accurately represented the situation or the conditions of those involved. The accidents have not been independently verified by our team and may contain inaccuracies as a result. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident. If you notice any incorrect information included in our content, please inform us as soon as possible and we will correct it.
Disclaimer: At McIntyre Law, P.C., we are active members in our local communities and in those across Oklahoma. While we hope the pain and suffering experienced in these accidents never happen to anyone, these kinds of events are all too common across our state. Our goal is that these posts will raise awareness and prevent future accidents from occurring. The information included within should not be misconstrued as legal advice and you should always consult with a trained legal professional about the specifics of your situation before taking any action.