41.4 C
Agartala
Monday, April 22, 2024

18 injured after bus carrying students, truck collided in west Japan

Date:

A bus carrying elementary school students and a truck collided in Nara Prefecture, western Japan, on Wednesday, causing at least 18 children to sustain minor injuries, according to local authorities.

The sightseeing bus carrying 34 fourth graders on a field trip and the truck had a minor collision at a national highway intersection in Kashihara city at around 8:55 a.m. local time, police said.

According to the local fire department, 18 of them complained of physical pain and illness, and their injuries were believed to be minor and not life-threatening. Two teachers from the school and a driver were also on the bus, but none of them were injured.

The Kashihara Police Station is investigating the accident.

Share post:

Subscribe

Adspot_imgspot_img

Popular

More like this
Related

Manipur: Re-polling underway in 11 polling stations

Re-election is taking place on Monday at 11 polling...

Karnataka: 7 booked in Belagavi for forcing woman to convert

Seven individuals, including a married couple, in Karnataka have...

Israeli raid kills 1 militant in S. Lebanon, Hezbollah says downs Israeli drone

One Amal Movement member was killed and two others...

S. Korean president names 5-term lawmaker as chief of staff

 South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol on Monday named a...