In Japan, in case of accident bus and truck injured at least 11 people

At least 11 people, including eight children, were injured in a traffic accident involving a bus and a car-tower in the Japanese Niigata, said the Agency Kyodo.

The incident occurred around noon local time (06.00 GMT), when the children returned to the kindergarten on the school bus from the pool, located in a different preschool. At the time of the accident the bus was carrying 16 children.

According to the latest data, as a result of collision the driver of the bus sustained serious damage to the feet. At least eight children, the teacher and the driver of the car-rigs suffered minor injuries.

The cause of the accident is established.