Bus Crash Injures 15 Britons In France

At least 15 British citizens have been injured, two seriously, after a coach carrying school pupils crashed, in eastern France.

Two school pupils have been seriously injured and another 13 people hurt in a coach crash in eastern France.

The coach, carrying pupils from Bournside School in Cheltenham, went into a ditch on the A39 motorway at Lons-le-Saunier, near the Swiss border.

There were 42 students, six staff and two drivers on board.

Two of the pupils were airlifted to hospital, one in a life-threatening condition and the other in a serious condition, the school said.

A further 10 students, one member of staff and the drivers were treated for minor injuries nearer the scene.

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