Firm Logo


No Children on Board When School Bus Crashes in Hammonton NJ

May 18, 2017

No Children on Board When School Bus Crashes in Hammonton NJ

It is imperative that parents teach their children about staying safe while riding the school bus. The importance of school bus safety was highlighted recently when a Hammonton Public Schools bus was involved in a scary single-vehicle crash on a local road. The bus accident happened just before 7:00 a.m. As the school bus driver traveled on North Liberty Street in Hammonton NJ, he suddenly lost control of the vehicle, hopped the curb, and veered off the roadway. The bus came to a halt when it slammed into a utility pole, with the pole reportedly falling on top of the hood of the bus along with utility wires. Parents of students who attend Hammonton NJ public schools received a robocall later that morning to notify them of the school bus accident. Fortunately, there were no children on board the bus at the time of the crash. That’s because the bus was headed toward the first stop of the day when the accident occurred. The driver of the bus, as well as two adults employed as student aides, sustained minor injuries in the collision with the utility pole. However, neither the driver nor the adult passengers required urgent medical treatment or hospitalization. The Hammonton Public Schools Transportation Department later issued a statement about the school bus crash and said that the accident caused a major power outage at Hammonton Middle School. Hammonton NJ police officers and emergency electric crews were called to the scene of the accident to provide assistance and to try to fix the power outage issues at the school. The Hammonton Police Department is currently investigating the bus accident and attempting to determine what might have precipitated the crash. At this time, law enforcement officials are not releasing many details about the accident. If your child was injured in a school bus accident on a New Jersey road, you need to talk to a qualified personal injury lawyer. The experienced personal injury attorneys at Garber Law, P.C. can help you sort out any legal issues and answer any questions you might have. Contact us today to discuss your case.

Garber Law, P.C. Has Achieved Numerous

Multi-Million Dollar Results

Get The Compensation You Deserve!

Settlements and verdicts may vary and are based on the many factors of your case, etc.
(The below information may not apply to your settlement and verdict).

$10 Million Dollars

Settlement During Trial for a Leg Amputation











  • Quote

    Mr. Garber is amazing! He walked me through my lawsuit every step of the way and answered all of my questions. Not only is he a great lawyer, but he was very caring about my feelings and health throughout the whole process. Thank you, Mr. Garber, for everything you’ve done for me, especially for winning my case!

    Kim C.

  • Working with the firm was my best decision. They were extremely helpful and knowledgeable and definitely worked hard for their clients. I would highly recommend them.

    Linda S.

  • Quote

    Mr. Garber is simply the best. Very knowledgeable, honest, and helpful throughout the whole process. He has been practicing law for many years and is a true professional in the courtroom. Joel Wayne Garber will fight hard for what you deserve.

    Joseph P.

Schedule Your Free Consultation

Provide the information below or call us at:


100% Secure. We respect your privacy. See here.

© 2023 Garber Law, P.C. All Rights Reserved.Disclaimer.Site Map.