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Lucky Escape for Dorchester Pupils After Head on Collision

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7:19am 18th October 2012

Pupils from 3 Dorchester Schools have narrowly escaped serious harm after their bus collided head on with another bus.

Both single deckers were travelling at low speed when the incident happened on the A352 at Nether Cerne yesterday afternoon (Wednesday 17th October 2012).

The most serious injury was a broken nose.

Children from Thomas Hardye, St Osmond's and Dorchester Middle were on board.

It's the second bus accident involving local school children this week. 30 Kingston Maurward College students were injured when their First bus toppled over into a ditch on Monday (15th October 2012) between Upton and Lychett Minster.

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