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Students return to UK after coach crash abroad

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Some of the teenagers caught up in a coach crash in France on Saturday, have returned home.

Pupils from Bournside school in Cheltenham were involved in the crash near the Swiss border.

Forty have now travelled back to the UK where they were met by their families.

Pupils arriving back home in the UK after the crash in France left many injured. Credit: ITV News
One student arrives home in a head brace. Credit: ITV News

Two students were airlifted to hospital - where one is said to be in a life-threatening condition. The other is seriously injured.

42 pupils from Cheltenham's Bournside School were on board travelling to Italy when the coach crashed near the Swiss border.

The families of the two students who are in hospital, are at their bedsides.

Police in France have suggested that the driver fell asleep at the wheel. Credit: ITV News

A further ten students and one member of staff received ‘minor’ injuries.

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