Vizag: School bus crashes into a children's park, 1 dead, 4 injured

One person died and four others were injured after a school bus barged into a children's park in Visakhapatnam.

One person died and four others received injuries when a school bus barged into a children's park in Visakhapatnam on Sunday night.

The bus, belonging to Sri Prakash Vidyaniketan, was returning from Novotel Hotel side to Beach road after dropping the children.

As the brakes failed, the school bus lost control, dashed against the beach road and then barged into the children's park. Some people including the children and their parents were relaxing in the park when the incident took place.

Daughter of a senior police officer also sustained injuries in the accident. The injured were shifted to KG Hospital for treatment.

Many beach visitors had a lucky escape as the bus rammed into the parapet wall all of a sudden after the brake failure.