Suspected DUI driver crashes into school bus in Galt

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

GALT, Calif. — A school bus driver was taken to a hospital after a collision between an occupied bus and another car in Galt.

One adult, the bus driver, was taken to a hospital for a complaint of back pain, according to the California Highway Patrol, but no students were hurt. 20 children were on the bus.

Galt Police Department said the collision happened just before 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of A Street and Oak Avenue.

Police said the students on the bus had already been evacuated by the time they arrived. According to police, some stayed on scene for first aid after complaints of pain before being released to their parents.

CHP said the other driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.

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