Wisconsin School Bus Hit from Behind by Semitraler: A semitrailer driver was traveling on Interstate 39/90/94 near DeForest, Wisconsin, when it crashed into a school bus, injuring 20 people, most of them children. A semitrailer driver from Indiana plead not guilty to felony charges in Wisconsin. The school bus had pulled on to the shoulder when the semitrailer hit it from behind. The truck driver, a man from Indiana, was charged with 5 counts of injury by intoxicated use of a vehicle and 5 counts of second-degree reckless injury.
Wisconsin Tour Bus vs. Semi Accident: One woman is dead and four people are injured after a tour bus and an 18-Wheeler crashed in Herman, WI (Dodge County) Saturday night. The bus flipped twice after the semi driver failed to yield at the intersection of Highway 33 and Highway P. Two people were in the truck: the driver and a female passenger. They were both airlifted to the hospital. A passenger died in the crash. Another passenger was taken to Froedtert Hospital in Wauwatosa. The driver was transported to St Josephs Hospital in West Bend.
Wisconsin Bus Accident Lawsuit Information
When a crash causes injury or death, both the driver and the touring company may be liable (legally responsible) to those injured and the families of those killed. If found liable, their insurance companies would have to compensate those injured according to the following:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Lost future earnings
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional distress
- Loss of quality of life
- Other damages.
Free Consultation with an Accident Lawyer Licensed to Practice in Wisconsin
Attorney Lindsay Lien Rinholen helps people injured in accidents get answers, compensation and justice. Lindsay is part of our law firm’s accident lawsuit team, which has recovered millions for accident victims, including a recent settlement for $5.1 million. You can contact Lindsay using the form below.
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