Camp Levieux: Several Injured After an Accident Between School Van and NTC Bus
13 June 2013 - The Défi Media Group
An accident occurred this morning, Thursday, June 13, at Camp Levieux, Rose Hill, near the supermarket Winners.
According to a witness, who spoke on Radio Plus, a school van, registered in 1310 Avril 95, overturned after being hit by a bus of the NTC.
"Many children were aboard the van. They were wounded, "he said. The police and an ambulance were there around 8 pm 40 to transport to the hospital.
"All the children were transported to the hospital. We do not know the number of casualties, "said the inspector Ashock Mathar on Radio Plus 8 h 53 at this stage.
A very tense situation in the region of Camp Levieux after the accident. Several residents took to the streets to express their anger.
" Nu regrets ceki fine Zordi happened. Bane dimoune pe rebels. Bis NTC leads lor ine hand, "said Nazir Junglee, president of Van Lékol Committee. .
A journalist, who spoke on Radio Plus, indicates that a dozen children and the driver of the school van arrived at the hospital around 9:00 Victoria. One of the children suffered serious head injuries. He will undergo a "scan".
According to our cross, the driver of the NTC had abandoned the bus after the accident.
9 h 05: Minister of Public Infrastructure and Transport, speaking on Radio Plus, said he was "shocked and saddened by what happened." According to Anil Bachoo, the Director General of the NTC had informed him that the bus involved in the accident was being good. "The bus had no failure [...] If the driver does not work as it should, it must bear the consequences. There will be no cover-up. If we take action we will do, "he said.
9 h 10: a hospital doctor said on Radio Plus that the accident was twelve injured, including the driver. One of the pupils, head injury, will undergo a "CT Scan". The others suffered minor injuries.