Narrow Escape: School Bus Accident in Alandi Leaves 50 Students Unharmed

As it approached the Indrayani Bridge, the driver lost control over the bus transporting students on the Alandi-Markal Road.
Narrow Escape: School Bus Accident in Alandi Leaves 50 Students Unharmed

Pune: A major disaster was averted when a school bus carrying over 50 students lost control, breaking through the guardrail of the Indrayani River. Fortunately, the bus did not plunge into the river. The incident occurred around 4 p.m., putting the lives of more than 50 students at risk.

According to reports, the school bus was transporting students on the Alandi-Markal Road. As it approached the Indrayani Bridge, the driver lost control, and the bus crashed into the river's guardrail. Part of the bus broke through the barrier, hanging precariously over the river.

Local residents quickly rushed to the scene and smashed the bus windows to rescue the students. Thanks to their prompt actions, a major tragedy was avoided. If the bus had fallen into the river, it could have resulted in significant loss of life. Preliminary information indicates that the bus was carrying over 50 students.

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