A van classified for holding seven passengers crashes with 17 people onboard killing 11 school children in Guixi City, Jiangxi Province, China.
The Chinese Police say the van ran off the roadside and plunged into a pond, the children were all young of kindergarten age and many drowned in the pond. Because they were too young to know how to quickly escape from the van as it was sinking underwater in the roadside pond.
Four children survived but accidents like this are common in China due to badly made roads and reckless driving. The first responders the Ambulance service took over 70 minutes to reach the accident scene, by which time all the 11 kindergarten school children were dead.
11 Kindergarten Children Dead in Guixi City Van Accident…