25/07/2016 12:13 PM IST | Updated 25/07/2016 12:57 PM IST

Seven Children Dead As School Van Collides With Train In UP

All the children belong to Tender Heart Public School.

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School van collided with train in Uttar Pradesh.

BHADOHI -- At least seven children were killed and several other sustained injuries after a school van collided with a train at an unmanned railway crossing in Uttar Pradesh's Bhadohi area on Monday.

It is reported that all the children belong to Tender Heart Public School of the district.

The injured have been rushed to a nearby hospital and are being treated.

As per the reports, the incident took place when the van hit at Allahabad- Varanasi Passenger train at the unmanned railway crossing.

Meanwhile, police officials have reached the spot to assess the situation.