Birmingham, AL (September 16, 2023) – Several children were injured as a result of an automobile accident that took place on Friday afternoon in Birmingham.
At around 1:45 p.m. on September 15, the Birmingham Police Department and firefighters responded to a major crash on Interstate 59.
Report show that a tractor-trailer and a Birmingham City School Bus collided on the interstate near the Interstate 65 interchange. The bus, which was occupied by three adults 17 students from the Wenonah and Jackson Olin High Schools, sustained significant damage due to the crash.
A total of seven students suffered injuries as a result of the accident. The victims were transported to local hospitals for emergency care.
Birmingham Fire and Rescue crews remained at the scene as they worked to clear the road.
Investigations into the crash are underway.
We hope the injured victims are able to make a full recovery.
Every year, thousands of people have their lives affected by motor vehicle accidents in Alabama. Unfortunately, bus accidents are more likely to result in injuries from multiple people at once. The severity of injuries that victims suffer is often amplified. When semi-trucks are involved, they can be even more serious.
We see countless people left with severe broken bones, internal organ injuries, and other significant injuries as a result of these accidents. The time after a bus accident can be incredibly difficult to deal with. Many victims struggle to move forward. Having to go through extensive medical treatment can be challenging. Unfortunately, there is no guarantee that a victim will make a full recovery from their injuries.
After being harmed in an accident, it is important to reach out to a bus accident lawyer right away. Injured parties may be able to take legal action to secure financial compensation for some of the losses and damages that they face. This will provide them with the financial resources that they need to cover medical expenses and various other damages that they face resulting from their accident. It is important to act quickly to provide yourself with the best chance of getting justice.
At Burg Simpson, we understand the challenges that come with being injured in a truck accident and are dedicated to helping you get the compensation you deserve. Our commercial vehicle accident lawyers will work tirelessly to make sure justice is served. We also take an aggressive approach toward maximizing your recovery after a crash. Over the years, we have helped our clients recover more than $2 billion in damages for their legal claims. We will stop at nothing to ensure you get the money you need for medical costs and other damages you face. If you or someone you know has been harmed as a result of a truck accident, reach out to our law firm today for a free consultation at (888) 895-2080 and let us help you seek out the justice and compensation that you truly deserve for your damages.
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