YEKATERINBURG, January 24 (RIA Novosti) - Two people died and another 15, including 13 children, were injured when a school bus crashed into a car in the Sverdlovsk Region in Russia's Urals on Thursday, a local traffic officer said.
According to preliminary reports, a school bus picking up children from local villages failed to give way to a passenger car, crashed into it, and overturned killing a 17-year-old boy and a woman. Thirteen children have been hospitalized.
The accident occurred in the region's Pyshma District. A criminal case has been launched.