Police report a school bus transporting St. Lucie Elementary school students home was in a traffic accident.
Three of the students were taken to Lawnwood Regional Medical Center by ambulance while seven students were taken to other hospitals according to law enforcement and other witnesses near the crash scene.
Paramedics at the scene said the injuries the victims sustained did not appear serious.
District and school staff were on-site at the hospital, according to a close family member of one of the victims.
All other students were cleared by medical personnel on the scene and allowed to board another bus home.
The driver of the school bus was not injured, and local law enforcement is investigating the cause of this accident.
Anyone with additional information concerning the accident is asked to contact your local police department.
Attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to distracted driving. “In my many years as a Personal Injury Lawyer I’ve helped many victims that were injured because someone was distracted and crashed into their vehicles. If you’ve been injured by someone because they weren’t paying attention to the road, please call me so I can help you get compensation for your damages.”
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