Fatal Charter Bus Accident in Mississippi – One Dead

by | Feb 17, 2021 | Auto Accident, Tour Bus Accident, Wrongful Death

There was a deadly crash involving a charter bus in Greene County, Mississippi on February 13, 2021.  The crash occurred when a charter bus traveling west on U.S. 98 struck a passenger vehicle heading north on Mississippi 57. One teenager lost his life in the accident, with another being taken to a local hospital for treatment.  Our thoughts and prayers to those impacted by this tragedy.

There was a deadly crash involving a bus in Ethiopia on January 31, 2021, killing 24.  The accident followed the charter bus crash on January 22, 2021, when a tour bus in Arizona overturned and injured 45 passengers.  At least one person died in that accident.

Safety considerations must take precedence to ensure that anyone relying on charter transportation remains safe.  Safe charter companies must consider take necessary precautions to ensure that their busses do not put the lives of passengers at risk.  The risks of catastrophic injury should always be considered by safe vessel operators.  When charter operators fail to account for the known hazards of the industry catastrophic injuries or deaths can result.  Safe companies must hire and train only individuals who can carry out the work without putting at risk the lives of dozens of passengers.

Spagnoletti Law Firm has attorneys licensed in Texas, Florida, and New York.  We have handled numerous cases involving 18-wheeler accidents and bus crashes in both federal and state court across the country.  Our attorneys have extensive experience and the skills needed to aggressively represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or been seriously injured in a trucking or commercial vehicle accident.  The experienced 18-wheeler accident attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was involved in an accident. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or to learn more about your legal rights.