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Thirty children are being treated in hospital after two buses collided in Stanley in County Durham, including one boy who suffered serious facial injuries.
Fifty children from two local schools were travelling on the buses when the crash occurred.
The two bus drivers were taken to different hospitals for treatment, while a 12-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious facial injuries.
Twenty seven other children are having treatment for minor injuries.
Fifty children have been involved in a school bus crash in Stanley. Emergency services are at the scene.
Fifty children and two adults were on board the school buses when the collision occurred in Stanley, County Durham, this morning.
One driver was trapped, according to the Great North Air Ambulance Service, which was called to the scene.
A 12-year-old boy has been flown to hospital with severe facial injuries after two school buses collided at Stanley, County Durham today, an air ambulance spokesman said.