Five injured after crash involving school bus and van in Perthshire

Bus crash The collision happened at about 08:15 on Kinclaven Road

A double-decker school bus and a van have been involved in a crash near the village of Murthly in Perthshire.

Four pupils suffered slight injuries in the collision, with one being taken to Perth Royal Infirmary as a precaution.

The 34-year-old van driver was taken to Ninewells Hospital in Dundee for treatment after sustaining a head injury and a broken collarbone.

Tayside Police said the crash took place at about 08:15 on Kinclaven Road, about a mile outside the village.

The 60-year-old driver of the school bus was unhurt.

The road was closed to allow emergency services to deal with the incident.

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