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Two adults critical, 17 children injured after head-on bus crash




Two adults are in a critical condition and 17 children have been taken to hospital with a range of injuries after a head-on crash between a bus and another vehicle in remote Queensland.

The crash happened about 3.15pm on Friday on the Warrego Highway in Wallumbilla, almost 300 kilometres north-west of Toowoomba near the town of Roma.

The school bus amid multiple ambulances at Roma Hospital.Credit:Queensland Ambulance Service

The bus was believed to be carrying 17 children and the driver, with two adults in the other vehicle.

One child was taken from the scene in a serious condition with multiple broken bones, while the remaining 16 were in a stable condition with injuries including cuts, abrasions, lacerations and fractures.

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