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Pembrokeshire bus safe after sliding off road

A schoolbus that slid off a road near Crymych is now safe, according to Pembrokeshire County Council.

Around 40 pupils from Ysgol y Preseli were travelling on the bus when the incident happened between Maenclochog and Mynachlogddu.

They were on their way home after their school closed early due to heavy snow at 12.45pm.

It is understood all escaped without injury.

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Bus carrying 40 pupils slides off Pembrokeshire road

Around 40 schoolchildren are awaiting rescue after their bus slid off a road near Crymych in Pembrokeshire.

The pupils, from Ysgol y Preseli, were on their way home after their school closed early due to bad weather.

It happened between Maenclochog and Mynachlogddu. There are no reported injuries.

A spokesperson for Pembrokeshire County Council said: "The pupils are staying onboard while waiting for a relief bus to collect them and continue their journey."

On Monday, 16 children and three adults had a lucky escape when a schoolbus slid off the road and became trapped on an embankment in the village of Llanfach, near Abercarn.

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