Oklahoma City, OK (August 24, 2019) – According to the Oklahoma City Fire Department, at least six children were evaluated for injuries following a two-vehicle collision involving a Yukon school bus. The crash happened at 9705 Russell Road in Oklahoma City on Friday, August 23rd.
Authorities stated that there were 30 children on the bus at the time of the accident. At this time, the events that led to the crash have not been verified.
Emergency medical responders were at the scene attending to the students who were injured. No information was released concerning the extent of injuries or conditions of the children. Investigators are working to determine the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
Bus Accident Injuries in Oklahoma
Accidents involving a bus are often among the most severe as passengers are often without any restraints or protection. Oklahoma bus accidents have left numerous people injured and many others killed because of the negligent actions of another party. We understand that there is nearly nothing as overwhelming as the sudden injury of a child, and such an event can often leave loved ones with severe financial burdens alongside lost wages.
At McIntyre Law, our dedicated and compassionate accident attorneys understand that the moments following a sudden injury are no time for added stress. We are proud of our over 84 years of experience in helping victims and their families obtain the compensation they deserve after suffering injuries for reasons beyond their control. If your child has been injured in a school bus accident in Oklahoma, please don’t hesitate to call (405) 917-5250 or contact us online to speak with knowledgeable and compassionate representation today.
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.