Accidents happen in the blink of an eye. Unfortunately, that appears to be what happened Thursday morning on California Highway 99 near Fresno. A Los Angeles Greyhound bus bound for Sacramento struck an overturned SUV in the early Thursday morning hours, killing six people and injuring at least 34 more. Read the CNN news article from the L.A. Times here.
Eyewitnesses have stated that the bus driver, who was killed in the accident, was doing nothing wrong. News stories like this serve as a somber reminder that accidents can happen to anyone at any time. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of this tragedy.
Serious bus accidents run a very high risk of catastrophic injury due to a lack of seat belts. If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, do not hesitate to contact our offices at (800) 333-0000. We'll do everything we can to make sure that your medical bills are paid and that you are not hassled by the insurance companies.