On September 6th a New Jersey student was waiting for her bus in Franklin Township when a passing truck came too close and struck the minor with its mirror. The student suffered minor injuries to her shoulder.
With school back in session it’s more important than ever for drivers to remain vigilant. Some bus stops, like the Franklin Township bus stop where Tuesday’s events occurred do not have sidewalks. This means that there very well could be children and other pedestrians on roadways you’re not expecting.
Abiding by the speed limit, driving distraction free, and placing your full attention on the road ahead are some of the ways you can prevent traffic injuries. Click here to learn more.