Czech bus crash claims lives of 3

Navya Beri
Last Updated: Jan 13 2018 11:49

According to the police, on Friday, a collision between a public transport bus and a car in a Prague suburb, claimed lives of at least 3 people and wounded 45 others.

“The collision between a bus and a car killed three people, the driver of a Skoda and two people who were in the bus,” police spokeswoman Monika Schindlova told AFP.

Police said that 45 others were wounded, including five in a serious condition, 10 moderately and the remainder only lightly.

A probe was launched to establish the cause of the accident, Schindlova said.

“Two children sustained serious head injuries and were put on artificial ventilation and into artificial comas,” said rescue service spokeswoman Jana Postova.