Indian school bus plunges into gorge, 'killing 27 children'

Indian school bus plunges into gorge, 'killing 27 children'
 

At least 30 people, most of them children, have died after a school bus fell into a gorge in a mountainous region of India, officials say.
Most of the passengers were below the age of 10, police said. The bus driver and two teachers were also killed in the accident on Monday evening.
The incident occurred in the northern state of Himachal Pradesh.
Road accidents are common in India, often due to poor driving or badly maintained roads and vehicles.
Monday's accident, which occurred about 325km (200 miles) from the state capital, Shimla, involved a bus transporting more than 40 students from... read more

 
9 April 2018 in World News, Views: 42
Source: BBC
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