St. Louis police are investigating a school bus accident that occurred on Thursday afternoon. According to authorities, a school bus transporting three children was involved in a traffic crash at approximately 3:15 p.m. The scene of the accident was near the Stan Musial Bridge at Washington and eastbound Interstate 44. Little details have been released regarding the accident, but authorities believe the children were not seriously injured.
School bus accidents can be frightening and traumatic because most of the passengers on board are children. Auto accidents can be caused by numerous factors. Some of the most common factors include dangerous roadways, vehicle design flaws, mechanical defects, and negligent driving. In the event of an auto accident, individuals may sustain injuries, property damage, and death. If you have been injured or lost a loved one in an auto accident, you have the right to consult with an experienced St. Louis auto accident lawyer to receive a full investigation to determine liability. If another party is responsible for your accident you could be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and emotional damages.
The personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord, Meyerkord & Kurth have over a century of combined legal experience. Our attorneys take all necessary steps to determine which party is liable for a car accident. We will work diligently to hold all parties accountable while recovering the maximum compensation for your damages. We will provide you with a full investigation into the accident and communicate with you throughout the entire process. Contact us today to receive a free no-obligation consultation.