A tractor trailer accident involving a semi-truck and a charter bus has killed three in Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania. The truck accident occurred on Interstate 380 in the Pocono Mountain region of Eastern Pennsylvania. The charter bus was heading from the New York City metro area to Niagara Falls and had 17 passengers. When the police came to the accident scene they reported that the front end of the bus was damaged and the bus was standing upright, wedged into the side of the truck that was sheared in half. The cab of the truck was turned over on its side off of the road.
As a result of this tragic accident, the driver of the charter bus and two passengers of the charter bus were killed. Also, more than a dozen of the 17 passengers on the bus were injured and taken to local hospitals.
Multifaceted automobile accidents involving trucks and buses often times end up in complex litigation and require an experienced attorney to lead injured parties toward full and fair compensation for the wrongful death of loved ones, medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
The experienced team of truck and bus accident lawyers at Dallas W. Hartman, P.C. often times team up with engineers and accident reconstructionist, along with other experts in the trucking and bussing industry, to ensure that our clients receive full value for their claims. If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck or car accident, call our office today at 1-800-777-4081 for a free case evaluation.
Source: NC News Online. "Bus carrying Italian tourists collides with truck, killing 3". 5 June 2015.