Bus With 40 Children Crashes Into Car in Moscow Region, Casualties Reported

Bus With 40 Children Crashes Into Car in Moscow Region, Casualties Reported
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Sputnik / Yuriy LashovRussia16:55 12.04.2018(updated 17:14 12.04.2018) Get short URL
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Emergency services are at the scene of the accident investigating what caused it.

The accident took place on the A-107 highway (Small Moscow Ring) outside the Russian capital.

A Moscow City Police source has told Sputnik that casualties were possible.

“An accident occurred on Kilometer 1 of the A-107 (Small Moscow Ring) highway involving a buss and a VAZ-2109 passenger vehicle. The bus is thought to have about 40 children onboard. The number of casualties is being clarified,” the source said.

Conflicting reports have emerged regarding the number of injuries. One source familiar with the situation told Russian media that one person was killed, with six others injured. Another source confirmed that one person has been killed, but said that over 15 children have been injured.

 

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