Redlands, CA – Bus and SUV Crash at Crafton and 5th Avenues
Redlands, CA (August 7, 2018) – A collision between a transit bus and an SUV reportedly transpired at the intersection of Crafton Avenue and 5th Avenue and resulted in injuries on Tuesday morning in Redlands, according to a report filed by the California Highway Patrol. The crash took place between a green Lexus SUV and an Omnitrans bus at around 10:23 a.m.
Emergency crews including the local fire department were called to the scene to provide assistance to anyone who may have been injured in the crash. Reports stated that several injuries were likely incurred, as the driver of the SUV required medical assistance. Passengers on the bus were also likely injured in the accident, although the total number of people who were hurt in the accident was not confirmed.
While medical personnel was on the scene and injuries were confirmed, it is unclear as to whether or not any of the victims required hospitalization at this time. Traffic in the vicinity of the intersection was delayed for about an hour following the collision. No further information has been provided in regards to how this accident transpired or the victims involved. Authorities are actively conducting an investigation.
We would like to extend our sincere sympathies to the victims of this accident as we certainly hope that all victims are able to recover from their injuries.
California Bus Accident
Several questions will need to be answered in order for any proper analysis of this crash to be made. Investigators will be looking into the actions of both drivers involved I an effort to determine whether or not any negligence played a role. In the event that the investigation shows negligence or mechanical failure as a cause for the crash, then solid grounds for personal injury claims may be provided to the victims.
We at Brady Law Group are strongly dedicated to holding negligent drivers liable for the pain and damage they cause. If you have been injured in a bus accident or other crash due to a negligent driver, please don’t hesitate to call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our proficient attorneys today.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery for all those involved in the accident.