Student airlifted to the hospital after being struck by bus in Ponca City

Posted on Saturday, April 3rd, 2021 at 4:48 pm    

PONCA CITY, OK – A student was airlifted to the hospital after being struck by a bus in Ponca City yesterday afternoon, according to KFOR.

The crash occurred on Prentice Road, in eastern Ponca City, at about 4 p.m., when a juvenile pedestrian was struck by a bus, which still had a few students on board.

The student was taken to the hospital in Ponca City, and from there, was airlifted to another hospital for the treatment of undisclosed injuries.

The students who were still on the bus were later picked up by their parents.

The accident remains under investigation by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma City pedestrian accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

 

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