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Connecticut Greyhound Bus Accident the Third in Last Nine Months

It’s not often that you hear about three bus accidents occurring within hours of one another, but that’s exactly what happened on Sunday, March 27 in Connecticut, Ohio and California. Several people were hospitalized following a Connecticut Greyhound bus accident in North Stonington. In Ohio, a transit bus may have experienced [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:44:12-07:00March 27th, 2016|Bus News|

San Jose Bus Accident Kills Two, Passengers Say Greyhound Driver May Have Fallen Asleep

On January 19, 2016, two people were killed and at least 18 other people sustained injuries in the early morning hours when a Greyhound bus flipped onto its side and crashed on Highway 101 in San Jose, California. The San Jose bus accident was reported at around 6:40 a.m. near the [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:44:36-07:00January 19th, 2016|Blog, Bus News|

Burlington Trailways Bus Accident One of Many December Crashes

A Burlington Trailways bus accident was one of several fatal bus crashes in the month of December. The fatal accident killed a young college student and left four others injured. Other crashes serious crashes reported this month in Georgia and Texas left two dead and countless others with injuries. University [...]

By |2018-07-03T17:10:07-07:00December 30th, 2015|Bus News|

NHTSA: School Buses Require Seat Belts to Keep Kids Safe

Seat belts save lives. So, why aren’t they already standard equipment on our school buses protecting our children in the event of a bus crash? The debate over the need for a national standard has raged on for years. Recently, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the U.S. agency [...]

By |2018-03-29T16:06:00-07:00November 8th, 2015|Bus News|

Bus News 2014-2015

Norwalk Tour Bus Crash Kills One, 18 Others Injured Norwalk, Connecticut – October 8, 2015 State police are still investigating a coach bus accident that claimed the life of 32-year-old bus driver, Henry Woolfson, of Hackensack, New Jersey, the day before his 33rd birthday. The Wednesday afternoon accident also injured 18 of the 41 [...]

By |2018-06-29T15:03:54-07:00October 8th, 2015|Bus News|

DART Bus Driver Struck and Killed by Another DART Bus

Dallas, Texas A 55-year-old bus driver with Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) was struck by another DART bus early Monday morning. The fatal bus accident was reported at around 5:00 a.m. at DART’s Northwest Division, where drivers start their shifts and get their routes for the day. Authorities say Paul Mueller, [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:45:59-07:00June 29th, 2015|Bus News|

At Least Three Killed in Pennsylvania Bus Accident

Mount Pocono, PA Three people aboard a charter bus were killed on Wednesday morning in a crash involving two tractor trailers. The fatal accident was reported at around 10:00 a.m. on Interstate 380 near Mount Pocono. Local law enforcement officials say two tractor trailers collided in the southbound lanes of I-380. [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:46:14-07:00June 3rd, 2015|Bus News|

California Highway Patrol: FedEx Truck Made Unsafe Turn Causing Fatal Bus Accident

Glenn County, California The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has wrapped up their investigation into last year’s fatal crash involving a tour bus and a FedEx tractor trailer. According to the CHP report, an unsafe turn caused the FedEx truck to cross over the median of Interstate 5 and collide head on [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:46:24-07:00May 26th, 2015|Bus News|

Driver Involved in Anaheim Hills School Bus Accident Hid Prior Medical History

A Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman bus accident attorney was interviewed by NBC Los Angeles about last year’s school bus accident in Anaheim Hills. Eleven students from El Rancho Charter Middle School sustained injuries that included intracranial hemorrhaging, broken bones, a toe amputation and a shattered spine. On the afternoon [...]

By |2019-01-04T11:27:00-07:00May 18th, 2015|Bus News|

One Dead in Fatal DTA Bus Crash in Duluth, Minnesota

Duluth, Minnesota One person was killed early Tuesday morning when two Duluth Transit Authority buses collided in the downtown area. The fatal crash happened at around 5:05 a.m. on the 400 block of West Superior Street. According to the Duluth News Tribune, the accident happened when a bus traveling eastbound collided [...]

By |2016-10-17T11:46:45-07:00April 14th, 2015|Bus News|