Madhya Pradesh/ School bus overturns in Hoshangabad, 22 children injured, five critical

Hoshangabad: Here on Friday, a high-speed school bus collided with a tree and overturned. As many as 22 students were injured in the accident. The condition of 5 of them is critical. The bus had 35 students on board.

The accident took place near Sangakheda Tirahe in Babai at 8.30 am on Friday. This bus belonging to Hoshangabad Campion School was going to school with children.

According to the information, the high speed bus just hit the tree first and then became uncontrolled and overturned. 22 school children aboard the bus were injured in the accident. Injured were admitted to the district hospital. The high speed of the bus is believed to be the cause of accident.

Expressing grief over the bus accident, Chief Minister Kamal Nath has tweeted. He wrote, “News of the accident of a school bus at Babai in Hoshangabad was reported, in which five innocent children were injured. I urge the administration to make proper arrangements for their treatment.”