Muscat: Eight female students were injured in an accident when a woman driver hit them near a school in Nizwa on Wednesday, confirmed the Royal Oman Police.
Two of them with critical injuries while six others with moderate wounds have been admitted to the Nizwa Hospital.
The students were from Radat al Busaid Basic Education School in Nizwa.
As per the details, the incident took place when a parent (Amna Sultan) was on her way to pick her daughter from the school. She accidentally pressed the accelerator instead of the brakes and hit the students.
The Directorate General of Education in Al Dakhiliyah said that it has followed up the health condition of the injured students.