A San Antonio auto accident injured 18 people early Thursday.
According to officials with the San Antonio Police Department, the accident occurred shortly after 4:00 a.m. on the Hays-Comal county line near Posey Road. Police say a charter bus headed for Dallas veered off the right side of the roadway and rolled over between New Braufels and San Marcos. The bus driver and 17 passengers were injured in the accident.
Three people, including the driver, were transported by medical helicopter to University Hospital in San Antonio, according to San Marcos Police Chief Howard Williams. Eight passengers were transported by ground ambulance to Central Texas Medical Center. Five others were taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge-Seton hospital in Austin. A 4 year-old passenger and his mother were transported by ambulance to Dell Children’s Hospital in Austin.
All 18 victims are expected to recover fully.
The accident remains under investigation by the San Marcos Police Department.
If you have been injured in an auto accident, please contact the San Antonio Auto Accident Attorneys of Chris Mayo Injury Lawyers by calling (210) 999-9999.