North Austin, TX – Metro Bus Accident On East 53rd Street Leaves Four Injured
North Austin, TX (March 19, 2019) – On Monday, just after 3:00 p.m., a Metro bus collided with a pickup truck on East 53rd Street, near Duval Street. The force of the crash caused the bus to crash into a nearby house.
The driver of the pickup truck, the bus driver, and two bus passengers were transported to Dell Seton Medical Center for treatment to their injuries. Five other passengers on the bus refused medical treatment.
Crews closed Duval Street to clean and clear the area as police investigated the crash. The cause of the collision remains unknown at this time.
Our thoughts are with all of the injured parties who sustained injuries in this bus accident. We hope those who were injured in this accident can make a fast and full recovery from their injuries.
Bus Accidents In Austin, Texas
Bus accidents often involve multiple victims, simply because of the size and passenger carrying capacity of these vehicles. Unfortunately, those involved in these accidents often sustain serious and life-altering injuries. It is imperative for anyone injured in a bus accident to contact a Texas injury accident attorney as soon as possible. Victims injured in these crashes may be able to obtain compensation to cover their medical treatments and various other damages. Unfortunately, trying to maneuver the complicated legal system surrounding bus accident claims is often overwhelming for victims to do alone.
It is imperative to find an injury accident attorney in Austin who is familiar with the laws and regulations surrounding accidents involving commercial vehicles. If you were injured in a bus accident, contact the Austin personal injury lawyers from the Benton Law Firm at (214) 219-4878 to discuss your legal options today.
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