Students hurt as Dorchester college bus crashes
A college bus carrying 56 pupils has crashed and rolled into a field in Dorset, with seven pupils and the driver taken to hospital.
The double-decker was travelling from Kinson in Bournemouth when it crashed on the A350, near Poole at 08:15 BST.
It was heading for Kingston Maurward College, Dorchester.
Operator First, which is investigating with police, said the driver was being monitored by a colleague as part of a process of learning the route.
But the company stressed the driver, who is fully trained and qualified, had driven the route previously.
15 Oct 2012