School pastor, Dirk De Gendt
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At least 22 children die in a bus crash in Switzerland

At least 28 Belgian tourists, including 22 children, have been killed in a coach crash in a tunnel in Switzerland.

Another 24 children were injured in the accident in the canton of Valais, near the border with Italy.

The children were returning home after a skiing holiday when the accident happened.

Dirk De Gendt, is the pastor at one of the schools involved, Saint Lambertus in Heverlee.

  • 14 Mar 2012
  • From the section Europe