Kolkata: 18 schools students were injured after their bus was hit by a truck on Monday at New Town.
The incident took place at New Town when a truck, carrying sand, lost its control and hit a school bus carrying students. The hit led to the bus to overturn. The bus belonged to the New Town Public School. The mishap left 18 students injured.
The locals rescued the students from the overturned bus and rushed them to a nearby hospital. The doctors have informed that their injuries are not serious. They might be discharged after their primary treatment.
The police have already started an investigation. They have seized the truck and the bus. Though, the driver of the truck has escaped.