Six Injured When Semi Slams into School Bus in Sunderland, MD
A tractor trailer rear-ended a school bus in Sunderland, Maryland, on Monday, March 5, injuring six children, including one seriously. According to ABC2News.com, the FedEx tractor trailer crashed into the school bus at the intersection of Solomons Island and Pushtaw Station roads. Three people were taken to a nearby hospital, and another was flown to a medical facility with serious injuries. Two others declined treatment. According to the report, the school bus was not completely full of students at the time of the accident.
TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to TruckAccidents.org, truck accidents cause 2.3 deaths and 60.5 injuries for every 100 million miles that trucks drive on U.S. road ways.