Boy killed in school bus crash

September 10th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

London, Sept 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A boy of eight years has been reported to have died after the bus that he was traveling in as he went to school was involved in a collision with a prime mover. Two other children that were in the same bus are in a critical condition. This accident occurred at the valley of Hunter in Singleton today’s afternoon.

The actual time of the accident is 3.50pm and the team that is taking care of this situation is at the site of the accident. The actual place of the accident has been narrowed down to the Church and the Kelso streets.

The death of this boy was immediately the collision occurred and the two children that are said to be in critical conditions have been taken to the John Hunter Hospital through the use of helicopters. There were other five children who succumbed to minor injuries and were rushed to the singleton base hospital for medical attention. The injuries reported include the neck as well as back injuries and these children are being taken care of in hospital. The bus driver got cuts on his head while the truck driver got cuts on his face. However, these two drivers were taken to hospital for medical attention and are both in stable conditions.

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