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A rollover school bus accident injured twelve students on Highway 26 in Boise, Idaho.
BOISE: Twelve Students Hospitalized after School Bus Rollover Accident on Highway 26

“School Bus Crash”

BOISE, IDAHO (April 18, 2017) – A dozen students were hospitalized after the school bus they were riding in rolled over on US Highway 26, according to a local news source. (map)

The accident happened on US Highway 26 about 125 miles southeast of Boise. A school bus carrying 39 students and two coaches was traveling to a track meet in Gooding when the driver, 67 year old Richard Mecham, overcorrected and swerved off the highway, rolling over several times.

Five students were airlifted to local hospitals, and seven more were taken to the hospital via ambulance or by private vehicle. The accident remains under investigation at this time, but initial reports indicate that the coaches were yelling to get the drivers attention before the bus flipped.

“Any injured party involved in an accident will have a bodily injury claim against the negligent driver who caused the accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm, a car accident and personal injury law firm.

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