Fallbrook, CA – 3 Killed, 18 Injured in Bus Rollover on I-15San Diego Legal News
Fallbrook, CA (February 22, 2020) – A charter bus rolled over a highway embankment in Fallbrook early Saturday morning, February 22nd, killing three people and injuring at least 18 others. The crash happened on I-15, around five miles from the Pala Casino Spa and Resort in Pala, California. Authorities rushed to the scene to provide aid to those involved in the accident.
The crash occurred at around 10:35 a.m. The bus reportedly fell into a 30-foot embankment and rolled over several times. The identities of those killed in the crash haven’t been released at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is being handled by local authorities.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
California Bus Accidents
Crashes involving large buses are often devastating. When you ride on a bus, you’re putting your life into the hands of the driver. Unfortunately, all drivers are at risk of being involved in a crash, even those operating commercial buses.
An estimated 63,000 buses of all kinds are involved in crashes in the United States in 2010. Of these crashes, 325 resulted in death. Injured victims should pursue the full value of their claim by contacting a California personal injury lawyer.
Notes: Outside news sources were used to create this post. Subsequently, the details of the accident have not been independently verified by our own staff. If you find any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us and we will correct the information or remove the post.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, Coastal Legal Center strives to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in San Diego. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.