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Miami-Dade School Bus Aide Removed Fro Bus After Crash


ARE WATCHING OTHER AREAS IN THE ATLANTIC THAT HAVE THE POTENTIAL FOR FORMATION. MORE IN OUR FORECAST IS COMING UP. THANK YOU SO MUCH, JENNIFER. ‘S SCHOOL BUS AIDE HAD TO BE CAREFULLY PULLED OUT OF A CLASS. THE MAN WAS TRAPPED INSIDE AND CBS4’S PETER D’OENCH IS OUTSIDE THE HOSPITAL IN MIAMI WITH THE LATEST. PETER? Reporter: THE EXTENT OF INJURY SUFFERED BY THE BUS AIDE IS NOT KNOWN. MIAMI FIRE AND RESCUE SAYS THAT HE IS IN HIS 40s WE ARE TOLD THAT THE BUS WAS GOING TO PICK UP STUDENTS DESTINED FOR MIAMI BEACH HIGH SCHOOL UNFORTUNATELY NOW STUDENTS WERE ON THE BUS. TENSE MOMENTS AT THE TRAUMA CENTER AT JACKSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL WITH THE SOUND OF SIRENS. THIS MAN WAS A MIAMI-DADE SCHOOL BUS AIDE WHO IS TRANSPORTED WITH SEVERE INJURIES TO HIS LEGS. THE FIRE RESCUE VEHICLES AND AMBULANCES AT NORTHWEST FOURTH AVENUE AND 67th STREET. A SCHOOL BUS WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND ON 12th AVENUE AND THERE WAS A DUMP TRUCK THAT WAS COMING OUT OF THE SCHOOL, BACKING UP, AND THERE WAS A COLLISION BETWEEN BOTH VEHICLES . THE IMPACT CAUSED THE BUS TO GO ALONG THE PASSENGER SIDE CAUSING THE BUS AIDE TO BE TRAPPED INSIDE OF THE BUS AND THE BUS DRIVER WAS ABLE TO GET OUT OF THE BUS. WE FOUND AN ADULT IN HIS EARLY 40s . HIS LEG WAS ENTOMBED IN CRUSHED METAL AND WAS NOT ABLE TO GET OUT. THEY USED THE JAWS OF LIFE TO RESCUE THE BUS AIDE WAS TRAPPED. IT WAS A CHALLENGING EFFORT. THEY NOTICED THE DIFFICULTIES THAT THEY FACED WAS NOT ONLY THE BUS AIDE TRAPPED IN THE BUS BUT WE ALSO HAD TO CREATE ACCESS WHERE WE COULD PROPERLY TREAT HIM AND REMOVE HIM. SO WE HAD TO CUT OPEN THE SIDE OF THE BUS TO GET PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT INSIDE. THEY ALSO HAD TO RAISE THE ROOF BECAUSE WE UNDERSTAND THAT THE IMPACT CAUSED IT TO COME DOWN ON TOP OF HIM. IT DID NOT HIT HIM, BUT IT MADE IT DIFFICULT TO GAIN ACCESS. Reporter: THE SUPERINTENDENT TWEETED THANKFUL THAT DESPITE THIS EARLY-MORNING CRASH EVERYONE IS EXPECTED TO BE OKAY. PLEASE USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING. MIAMI POLICE TELL US THAT THE FEMALE BUS DRIVER WAS TAKEN TO NORTH SHORE HOSPITAL AND THE

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