Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a head-on collision involving a semi truck and a tour bus that killed at least three and injured more than a dozen others. The accident happened this morning on Interstate 380, near Pocono Mountain, in Coolbaugh Township, Monroe County, PA.
Several helicopters were used to transport the injured bus passengers to nearby hospitals for treating their injuries. Two patients are in fair condition at Scranton’s Geisinger Community Medical Center, and one patient in critical condition at Geisinger’s Wyoming Valley Medical Center. Pocono Med Center announced that they have treated and released 4 accident victims, and 4 more are still in the hospital.
From the crash scene, it would appear as though the Semi Truck crossed the median. Southbound lanes were reopened around 11:00 am. this morning. Any witnesses should contact local police to help them with their investigation.
Pennsylvania Injury Lawyers For Bus Accidents
Our thoughts go out to the victims of the tour bus accident on I-380 this morning and we do wish every injured person a full and speedy recovery from their injuries. For anyone involved in a bus accident, car accident, truck accident or motorcycle accident, be sure to contact an experienced PA injury lawyer to determine your eligibility for receiving compensation for your injuries. You may be entitled to reimbursement for your medical bills, property losses, and pain & suffering.
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After an accident, someone from the other driver’s insurance company will approach you, pretending to be your friend. They are not. Remember, this person works for the company who has to pay your claim. Remember too, they don’t make money by paying accident claims, so they will offer you as little as possible. Get the compensation you deserve by hiring an experienced PA accident attorney from Handler Henning & Rosenberg.
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