One driver was killed and 12 school children injured when the auto rickshaw in which they were travelling overturned in Morena, Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday afternoon as per reports.

The accident took place while the children were returning from school near Morena district in the central state of Madhya Pradesh.

The driver of the auto rickshaw died on the spot while one child was succumbed to injuries and 12 children were critically injured.

In July, 12 people were killed including Nine women and three children and 28 people were injured when a tractor-trolley in which they were travelling collided with a bus near a Madhya Pradesh village.

The mishap took place near Khoda village in Hoshangabad district, 70 km from Bhopal.