Seven children killed as school bus overturns in UP

Seven children were killed after their school bus overturned near the Auraiya district of UP.

Updated: Dec 20, 2010, 13:28 PM IST

Auraiya: Seven children were Monday
killed and several others injured when their school bus overturned near Rosanpur village in the district, police said.

The school bus of Balvikas Vidya Peeth, Muradganj, was
bringing the children to school when it met with the accident
killing three children on the spot, they said, adding that
four others died on their way to hospital.

The victims are in the age group of 8-12 years, they
said.
The driver of the bus was suspected to be under the
influence of liquor, police said.
The injured have been admitted to Saifai Ayurvigyan
Sansthan and Auraiya District Hospital where condition of
some of them was stated to be serious.

PTI