A motorist has rammed into a group of more than 10 children from a daycare center in western Japan.
The driver hit the group of 13 children and three caregivers as they were lined up at an intersection in Otsu city on Wednesday morning.
Police and firefighters say more than 10 people are injured, including children. They say some of the victims are unconscious.
Emergency responders are reportedly treating victims at the scene.
Police are investigating reports that the driver ran into the children after a crash involving multiple vehicles.