Four killed as school van collides with train in Punjab

May 20th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI  

Jalandhar, May 20 (ANI): At least four people have been killed, including three school children, and several others injured when a school van collided with the Ferozepur-Bathinda Express at a railway crossing at Gumtala village in Jalandhar on Wednesday morning.

According to police, three students and the driver of the van were killed on the spot.

Injured are undergoing treatment at the near by hospitals where the condition of some of them was stated to be critical.

Senior police and railway officials have rushed to the spot for rescue operations. (ANI)

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