At least 17 schoolchildren have been killed after their minibus collided with a truck in South Africa, according to emergency services.
The tragedy happened in Mpumalanga province in the north east of the country.
After the crash, the minibus exploded into a fireball.
About 20 children had been in the vehicle at the time, said emergency services spokesman Russel Meiring.
He added: "The number now is at least 17 fatalities."