Passengers Hurt in Victorville Bus Crash near Borego Road
VICTORVILLE, CA (April 5, 2019) – Multiple passengers suffered injuries following a bus accident on Palmdale Road. Their identities have not been released.
Authoritites received reports of the collision at approximately 2:30 p.m. First responders arrived to the area near Borego Road shortly after.
According to deputies, a silver 2015 Nissan Sentra plowed into the rear of the parked bus on the south side of Palmdale Road. Following the accident, the driver of the sedan informed authorities that he had just wrapped up a shift and was tired.
Paramedics were immediately dispatched due to needed medical assistance. Several bus passengers sought treatment at nearby hospitals, according to reports. Multiple serious injuries were reported as a result of the impact.
The crash scene was closed for a brief time while crews worked to clean and finalize preliminary investigation. Surrounding roadways eventually reopened. No further information has been given at this time.
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