At least 15 school children killed as bus collides with truck in Etah

| Updated: Jan 19, 2017 17:22 IST

Etah (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 19 (ANI): As many as 15 children were killed and over forty injured as a school bus rammed into a stationary truck early this morning in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh. Over 30 students of J.S. Vidyaniketan English School were rushed to the nearby hospital for immediate treatment. "The school was open against the order of district administration, of shutting down schools due to cold weather" Uttar Pradesh Director General Police, Daljeet Choudhary, told ANI. More than 15 bodies have been recovered. The death toll is expected to rise. Further details are awaited.(ANI)
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