Abu Dhabi police say 47 injured as school buses crash

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " Police in Abu Dhabi say 47 people have been injured, two of them seriously, in a crash that involved school buses.

The crash happened Thursday morning on a bridge in the capital of the United Arab Emirates and involved two school buses and another bus.

Police said the injured had been transported to a hospital. It wasn't clear how many of the injured were school children. Police also did not name the schools affected by the crash.

Aggressive driving is common on Emirati roads. Police did not immediately offer a reason for the crash.

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter


© Copyright 2016, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production apcf05 at 05 Dec 2016 08:06:40 Processing Time: 854ms