One student injured in school bus accident in Champaign County
On Monday, one student from Villa Grove School was injured when the bus the student was riding on was struck by a farm semi-truck. Two other people, the bus driver and another student, were also on the bus at the time of the accident.
The accident occurred at County Roads 200 North and 1200 East just before 8 in the morning. The bus was struck on its side when the driver of the farm truck attempted to pass the bus as it was turning left into a driveway. The driver of the farm truck has been cited for improper passing as a result of the accident.
At Spiros Law, P.C., our lawyers understand how difficult dealing with an accident in Champaign can be for victims. From physical injuries and emotional trauma to financial expenses, car accidents can place serious burdens on a victim and their family. Call us at 217-328-2828 to talk with us about the accident you’ve been involved in and if you are eligible to pursue compensation from the person responsible for the crash.