Jackson, MS – School Bus Crash at McDowell Rd IntersectionMississippi Legal News
Jackson, MS (September 19, 2019) – This morning around 7:25 a.m., a school bus accident took place at the intersection of McDowell Road and Shannon Street in Jackson.
The accident took place when a school bus and a passenger vehicle collided with one another for reasons that are not yet known. At the time, the bus had been on its way after picking up students for the Peeples Middle School.
There were nine students on the school bus at the time. Five of them sustained injuries and were taken to a local hospital to be checked out. The driver of the passenger vehicle was taken to a hospital as well.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of full recoveries at this time.
Bus Accidents in Mississippi
School buses are known for being relatively safe modes of transportation that take children to and from school daily. However, every year, hundreds of accidents involve school buses in Mississippi and sometimes lead to serious and catastrophic injuries to the parties involved. Most of these accidents are completely unavoidable since they are caused by negligent driving. Because we understand the impact one of these accidents can have on your child’s life, our Mississippi personal injury attorneys are prepared to assist you every step of the way.
At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, our Mississippi personal injury attorneys have assisted many parties who have fallen victim to negligent drivers. Our lawyers have dedicated years to helping victims through these moments in their lives after another party has been proven to be at-fault for a serious collision. If you are in need of legal assistance after you or someone you love has been injured in an accident, please contact our law firm at (601) 487-0555.
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Disclaimer: At Germany Law Firm, PLLC, we provide the information found in these accident reports as a resource for families who have been in similar situations and to raise awareness about the dangers of driving. We would also like to honor the victims who have been injured or lost their life as a result of a Mississippi accident and hope that the information reported will help prevent future accidents. The photographs depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.