Indonesian, Malaysian children hurt in Australia bus crash
Published on May 22, 2014 10:36 AM
PERTH (AFP) - Thirteen children from Indonesia and Malaysia were taken to hospital after their bus rolled over and crashed into a ditch in Western Australia, police said Thursday.
The children, aged between 10 and 12, were heading with eight adults to Lake Leschenaultia for a camping trip on Wednesday evening when the driver appeared to lose control of the bus, which "careered into a drainage ditch".
"Three suffered injuries including suspected broken bones, and all were taken to hospital for observation," police said in a statement.
"Although the injuries are serious, they are not believed to be life-threatening."
To continue reading, log in if you are a subscriber
If you are not a subscriber, you can get instant, unlimited access here