9 school children injured in accident

Bolangir: Nine school children of the Swami Vivekananda Shikshyashram at Sikabehenga were today injured when the school bus met with an accident. The injured school students have been admitted to the district headquarter hospital.The injured included some girl students.

Locals said that the school bus carrying 18 students turned turtle as the driver lost control over the steering. The driver howevere fled from the accident site. The locals rescued the injured students and despatched them to the hospital. The police has seized the vehicle.