At least 20 people have been brought to hospital after a school bus crash in Co Limerick.
18 of the injured are secondary school students who were travelling to school at the time of the crash .
The crash happened at around 8:30am when the bus with 40 passengers on board collided with a car on the R513 near the village of Caherconlish.
The extent of the injuries sustained are not yet known but the majority have been described as walking wounded.
The drivers of both vehicles have been taken to University Hospital in Limerick.