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Six children killed in French bus crash

Six children killed in French bus crash

Six students have been killed in a collision between a school bus and another vehicle in a town on France's Atlantic coast.

Rochefort mayor Herve Blanche said the circumstances of the early morning crash are under investigation, and confirmed that six children had died.

France's transport minister and other government officials are heading to the scene of the crash in the Charente-Maritime region.