ST. PETERSBURG, September 21. /ITAR-TASS/. A bus which was carrying 34 children skidded off the road in north-western Russia’s Leningrad region. The driver, 34 children and five adults accompanying children were taken to hospital, the road police department in St. Petersburg and Leningrad region told Itar-Tass on Sunday.
The road accident has occurred at around 11.30 pm Moscow time (7.30 pm GMT) on Saturday on St. Petersburg-Pskov highway.
Preliminary reports said that those injured had got light wounds, the age of children was being specified, the road police department said.