School bus crash in Malmesbury

A child was rushed to hospital today after a school bus ended up in a ditch in wet and windy weather.

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School bus crash in Malmesbury

The accident happened on the A429 in Malmesbury Credit: ITV News

A child's been rushed to hospital after a school bus left the road and careered into a ditch in wet and windy weather.

The vehicle, which was carrying around 20 schoolchildren, crashed on the side of the A429 in Malmesbury, Wiltshire at around 8.25am.

Two people - at least one child - were taken to hospital with neck injuries after the bus crashed on the way to a school in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

A spokeswoman for Wiltshire Police said: "It looks like it was just the bus involved. It seems to have left the road into a ditch."

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