- August 5, 2022
- Barnes Admin
Tulare, CA – A Greyhound Bus traveling from Los Angeles to Fresno crashed on Thursday, August 4, 2022. The crash occurred on Highway 99 about five miles north of Tulare, around 3:15 a.m.
According to California Highway Patrol, the bus went off the highway and crashed through a chain link fence before falling onto its right side in a parking lot. Twenty-four passengers of the bus were injured in the crash. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Unfortunately, over 10,000 people are injured in bus accidents each year. In this accident, those injured should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the crash. This includes reviewing:
- Driver accident history
- Vehicle accident history
- Video from the bus
- Route the bus was traveling
- Bus maintenance history
- Police accident report
- Any testing of driver for drugs and alcohol
- Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol
- Phone and texting records of the driver
- Inspection of roadway conditions
- All eyewitness accounts of the accident
- Driving records
- Vehicle blind spots
Bus Accident Attorneys
As one of America’s largest injury law firms, The Barnes Firm has helped many clients injured in bus accidents and have found that some common causes include:
- Inexperienced drivers
- Distracted driving
- Speeding or reckless driving
- Congested roads
- Inadequate vehicle maintenance
Our trusted and experienced bus accident attorneys have helped thousands of people injured in bus accidents get the best result possible. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.
Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.