School bus overturns in UP, 24 students injured

Lucknow: According to the information given by the police, as many as 24 students got injured when their bus overturned and hit a divider on the Yamuna Expressway in Uttar Pradesh.

Four of the students were said to be in critical condition and the students belonged to Classes 6 to 8 of Alok Bharti School of Mandi in Himachal Pradesh. They were on an excursion tour to the Taj city of Agra when the accident took place.

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A police officer told media that the driver lost control of the bus after a tyre burst. “Since the bus was at a high speed, it overturned,” he said. The seriously injured have been admitted to the SN Medical College in Agra. The others were given first aid.