Royal Oman Police (ROP) reported Saturday that five people were killed and 14 others injured in a bus crash in a mountainous area of the country.
On Twitter, the ROP said the wounded sustained medium-to-serious injuries.
Police said a bus carrying 19 people crashed in the mountainous Al Jebl Al Sharq in the Al Hamra province in northeastern Oman.
The Al Roya newspaper reported unidentified sources that the crashed bus belonged to a childhood center.
The bus was carrying orphans on a trip to the area when the mishap occurred, according to social media reports.