Petal, MS – Three Hurt in School Bus Crash on US-49

Petal, MS – Three Hurt in School Bus Crash on US-49

Petal, MS (March 3, 2022) – An accident involving a school bus in the Petal area left three students injured on Wednesday, March 2. The crash was reported on US-49 near School Road in Harrison County. 

It was reported that a Petal School District school bus was traveling northbound when the vehicle left the roadway. It crashed into a median and was stuck. There were many students on board at the time of the incident, and three of them were reportedly treated for sustained injuries. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

School Bus Accidents in Mississippi

Petal, MS - Three Hurt in School Bus Crash on US-49In the United States, an alarming number of people are killed in school bus accidents each year. Between 2007 and 2016, 1,282 people died in school bus collisions, an average of 128 per year. Only 9% of the fatalities were caused by passengers on the bus. Nearly 70% of passengers killed in bus accidents were also passengers in other vehicles.

It takes a long time and a lot of effort to recover from a serious accident. After being involved in a car accident, many people are unaware of their legal rights. Medical bills, repair bills, and lost wages can leave accident victims financially and emotionally stranded. Victims who rely solely on insurance companies for compensation frequently feel isolated and befuddled, exacerbating the problem. If an injured party lacks the knowledge required to file a personal injury claim, they should seek legal counsel from a Petal personal injury attorney. After being injured in a Mississippi car accident, there are many reasons why you need a qualified attorney fighting for your rights, one of which is to maximize your financial recovery.

Personal Injury Attorney in Petal

At Germany Law Firm PLLC, we take great care and consideration in obtaining compensation for our clients, and we have a track record of helping Mississippi residents recover from serious car accidents. We recognize how important it is for our clients to fully recover, and our entire approach is based on this understanding.

Call a Petal car accident lawyer today at (601) 487-0555 to see what we can do for you if you have been wrongfully injured in a car accident.

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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.