Pupils hurt in double decker bus crash in Whalley

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SCHOOLCHILDREN have escaped serious injury after the double-decker bus they were travelling in crashed into a bridal shop in Whalley.

The incident happened at 3-30 p.m. today (Tuesday) and police and paramedics are currently at the scene. It is believed the bus struck The Almo wedding shop at the corner of Accrington Road. Police confirmed three pupils are being treated for minor injuries.