A CamTran bus hit a five-year-old boy who was riding a bicycle on Wednesday afternoon. The boy unexpectedly rushed out of an alley in the Moxham section of Johnstown, Cambria County, Pennsylvania into the path of the bus. He sustained multiple injuries, which comprised of fractures to his skull, the vertebrae in his neck, and his shoulder and arm. Additionally, the Johnstown bus accident lacerated his liver, which may require surgery. He was brought to the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC via helicopter for treatment of his injuries.
Individuals traveling via bicycle must adhere to the same rules of the road as people operating other vehicles. When a bicycle and large vehicle like a bus collide, the surety that the bicyclist may sustain personal injuries or a potential fatality is probable. If the bicyclist is a young child, it is likely the accident will be severe.
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If you or someone you loved sustained personal injuries in a bus accident, contact our Pennsylvania bus accident lawyers at Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C., at 866-746-0839. Contact us online or visit our offices in Philadelphia or Cherry Hill, New Jersey, where we represent clients in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and throughout the country.