Monday, Aug 08, 2022

School Bus Carrying 50 Children Falls Into Culvert In Andhra, 3 Critical

Several students have sustained injuries.

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Three students were critically injured while 15 suffered injuries after a school bus carrying 50 students tuned turtle in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district on Monday.

The two students who have suffered major injuries have been shifted to Guntur government hospital whereas the others have been taken to a private hospital by their parents, informed the police.

The driver of the school bus who identifies himself as SK Tajuddinis is being questioned by the police.

Veldurti police station's ASI Srinivas Rao told ANI, "A bus of Krishnaveni talent school was taking almost 50 children to the school this morning. It was travelling from Macharla town. When the bus was near a stream at the outskirts of Mandadi village, it accidentally turned turtle."

Furthermore, Rao assured that an FIR will be filed in this regard shortly.