Jackson, MS (August 20, 2022) - A patrol car belonging to the Jackson Police Department and a school bus were involved in a collision on Thursday, August 18th.
The incident took place at about 4:30 p.m. in the area of Robinson Road and TV Road in Jackson.
The bus driver and a single student were injured during the impact.
The condition of the officer and the circumstances that led up to the impact are unknown.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
School Bus Crashes in Mississippi
School buses are an integral form of daily transportation for most children across the United States.
Crashes that involve school buses are mainly caused by drivers who are distracted and drivers who disregard the laws governing school buses that are loading and unloading. Accidents involving school buses put an estimated 17,000 children in the emergency room each year. An additional 19 children die every year in school bus-related accidents.
After forty years of practicing law, the Mississippi school bus injury attorneys from Germany Law Firm, PLLC are well-versed in handling every form of personal injury lawsuit and understand what it takes to see a profitable outcome.
If you sustained injuries from the carelessness or recklessness of another person, then we urge you have your legal options explained to you by a personal injury attorney. Contact a bus accident attorney in Mississippi at (601) 487-0555 and schedule an appointment.
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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.