Kids clamber to safety after school bus overturns

Johannesburg - A bus carrying school children has overturned on Main Harding road in Port Shepstone, KwaZulu-Natal, emergency services said on Monday.

The bus was carrying 34 children who managed to get out of the wreckage and were found sitting on the side of the road around 15:00, spokesperson Robert Mckenzie said.

They sustained minor injuries and were treated on the scene.

The bus driver and 29 of the children were taken to Port Shepstone hospital.

The cause of the accident was not clear.