Twelve schoolgirls killed in Iran bus crash
Twelve female students have been killed in a road accident in Iran’s south, Iranian media report.
The accident happened overnight when an intercity bus carrying 45 girls overturned on the road linking the town of Darab to Shiraz city some 1,100 kilometers south of the capital.
The other 33 girls were injured and taken to hospitals, 10 of them in critical condition, the Washington Post reported,
The girls are from southern Roudan and were to participate in a national conference of talented students in Shiraz.