Thirty-one people, including 29 high school students, were taken to hospital with injuries after a bus collided head-on with a car in Miyakonojo, Miyazaki Prefecture, on Sunday morning.
According to police, the accident occurred at around 6:30 a.m. Fuji TV reported that the school bus was on its way to a baseball game when it hit a car at an intersection. The bus was knocked onto its side.
The 51-year-old driver of the bus, 29 students and the 18-year-old driver of the car, suffered injuries and were taken to hospital, police said.
There were traffic lights at the intersection, but police have not yet said how the accident occurred.© Japan Today