Three hurt as car crashes into bus shelter

A bus shelter in the centre of the Antwerp municipality of Geel is no more after a car careered into the construction during the night. The car summersaulted upside down before crashing into the bus shelter on the square outside Geel station at 1:30 AM. Two people sustained serious injuries; a third person was also hurt.

Fire-fighters had to cut the survivors out of the wreckage. The two most seriously hurt were taken to hospital for treatment.

After freeing those involved in the accident fire-fighters spent many hours outside the station clearing up the debris.