Thirteen injured after bus carrying teenagers from Wales crashes in France

Bus was heading to Italy when it tipped over onto its side on a motorway

Thirteen injured after bus carrying teenagers from Wales crashes in France

The crash took place near Lons-le-Saunier | Photo: PA Images

A bus carrying teenagers from Wales has crashed in France, injuring 13 people, according to local police.

The bus was heading to Italy when it tipped over onto its side on a motorway near the Swiss border. 

Three of the injured are said to be in serious condition.

Forty-eight people were on board the bus, most of them aged 14 to 17.

Two helicopters have been sent to the scene, near Lons-le-Saunier.

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