It is estimated that 24 people were injured after a bus slammed into a building. Some of the people who were injured in the bus accident were students who were on their way to school. The accident occurred when a SUV ran a stop sign and then crashed into the side of the bus. This caused the bus to crash into Everything Warehouse, which is a store that sells appliance and fixtures.
A person whose car was hit by bullets also stopped by the crash scene to get help. Tempe Lowie was one of the passengers on the bus. He said that he was on his way to work when the crash happened. He stated that he was taking a nap, and the next thing he knew his head had hit the rail.
The driver of the SUV was 34 year-old Natashu Registe. She was arrested at the accident scene, but the arrest was for another event that was not related to the accident. The details of why Registe was arrested have not been released.
Most of the people who were injured in the bus accident only suffered minor injuries. The driver of the bus suffered severe injuries, but he is expected to make a full recovery. Fifteen of the people who were injured in the accident remain at Memorial Hospital. Two of the people are in serious condition, and the other 13 are in good condition.
Ignatius Carroll was one of the firefighters who responded to the scene. He stated that the bus accident was classified as a Mass Casualty 3 because of the number of people who were on the bus during the time of the accident.
Most of know a person who has been seriously injured in a car accident. In many cases, people suffer injuries because of another driver’ negligence. In the aforementioned story, the driver of the SUV was negligent by running the stop sign. This accident could have easily been avoided if the driver would not have run the stop sign.
Fortunately, if you or someone you know has been in a car accident due to another person’s negligence, then you can contact a Broward County Auto Accident Attorney. Your Fort Lauderdale auto injury attorney will help you get the compensation you need.