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Minibus with children turns over in south of Kyrgyzstan

A minibus with children turned over in the south of Kyrgyzstan. Press service of the Interior Department for Osh region informed 24.kg news agency.

According to it, the traffic accident occurred the day before, on October 3, at about 5.30 pm at the 659th kilometer of Bishkek-Osh road, in Kara-Suu district, Shark rural area.

«The driver of Honda Stepwagon car was traveling from Osh to Bishkek and, being distracted by the phone call, drove into the oncoming lane. He collided with Mercedes Benz minibus, which carried students of Jetigen school. As a result, the car turned over. After the accident, six students were hospitalized, three of them were left in hospital for treatment, and three others received first aid. At present, the condition of children is stable,» the Internal Affairs Department noted.

Both cars were placed on a parking lot. A number of examinations were appointed. Investigation continues.