School bus and truck crash into each other with passengers trapped
- A school bus and lorry collided near Exford, Victoria
- A number of children are believed to be trapped on board
A school bus and a truck collided with several children trapped on board.
The crash occurred in Exford, outside Melton, west of Melbourne’s CBD, at about 3:45 p.m. Tuesday.
The bus overturned on its side and children are treated by paramedics on the side of the road.
According to the Country Fire Authority (CFA), there were about 20 children on the bus at the time of the crash.
There are six more trapped on the bus.
An air ambulance has been called.
More to come
A school bus and lorry collided at Exford, outside Melton, west of Melbourne’s CBD, leaving a number of children trapped on board the bus