NEW DELHI (News Desk) – At least three children Tuesday died while 25 others severely wounded when a school bus fell into a ditch in Gurdaspur, India.

According to ANI News, the accident took place early in the morning Fatehgarh Churian village in Indian Punjab. The bus was carrying students to school.

Rescue officials said that all injured students have been shifted to hospital and being given first aid there.

Few students are critically injured, reports quoted hospital officials as saying.