HIGH RIDGE, MO – A driver was injured after striking a school bus on Hwy 30 near Little Brennan Rd last Friday, Leader Publications reports.
A 42-year-old man was driving a Chevrolet Silverado on eastbound Hwy 30 when he ran a red light and collided with the bus as it turned left from the Hwy onto Little Brennan Rd.
Karen S. Warth, 63, was driving the bus when the wreck occurred. She was transporting 20 students to Woodridge Middle School that morning. The crash caused one of the students to have a bloody nose. No other injuries were reported on the bus.
The pickup truck driver suffered minor injuries. He was treated and released from Mercy Hospital South.
This article is one in a series presented by OnderLaw to inform our neighbors about car accidents and traffic news across our city. It should not be interpreted as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving a school bus, we would like to discuss your case in detail. Depending on the circumstances, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your medical bills, your lost income, and other expenses. More importantly, the only way to prevent collisions or fix the root cause of many accidents is to enlist the help of an experienced attorney that has the possibility to effect change and can prevent this from happening to another family. Contact us today to speak to one of our compassionate St. Louis car accident attorneys.