BREAKING: Car smashes into crowd of school children — two girls aged 5 and 6 in hospital

The accident happened in the Japanese city of Nishinomiya at around 9.54am local time.

At least 17 children were walking in the group when the vehicle — driven by an elderly driver — collided with them.

Two girls aged five and six are in hospital.

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