Photo: Chris Sant Fournier / The Times
15 children aged between 9 and 11 were involved in an accident this afternoon after the minivan they were in crashed in Burmarrad. None of the children were seriously injured but many were treated for shock.
According to a report in The Times all the school children on the van, who were from Santa Monica Birkirkara, have been taken to Mater Dei as a ‘precautionary measure’. Parts of the road was also temporarily closed.
16 casualties (15 students and driver) on the way to Mater Dei following school bus accident in Burmarrad – no major injuries reported.
— Chris Fearne (@chrisfearne) May 30, 2017
My full solidarity with the kids involved in the accident in St. Paul’s Bay and their parents. Hopeful for good news from hospital.
— Simon Busuttil (@SimonBusuttil) May 30, 2017