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5 Killed, 60 Injured As 2 Buses Collide In Tamil Nadu

5 Killed, 60 Injured As 2 Buses Collide In Tamil Nadu

The injured had been admitted to a authorities hospital in Tirupattur district. (Representational)

Vaniyambadi, Tamil Nadu:

No less than 5 individuals had been killed and about 60 passengers injured when a state authorities bus and an omnibus collided head-on on the Chennai-Bengaluru nationwide freeway within the early hours of Saturday, police mentioned.

The entrance portion of the 2 automobiles had been utterly smashed. Police who rushed to the spot helped the injured attain hospitals in about ten ambulances, mentioned an official.

4 individuals together with a lady had been killed initially when the State Specific Transport Company bus continuing to Chennai from Bengaluru collided with the Bengaluru-bound omnibus from Chennai at Chettiyappanur close to right here.

Rithika, 32 of Guduvanchery, Mohammed Firoz, 37, of Vaniyambadi, SETC bus driver Okay Elumalai, 47, and B Ajith, 25, of Chittoor died on the spot whereas the omnibus driver N Syed succumbed later, mentioned police.

”The accident occured at about 4 am. The SETC bus hit the median and collided with the omnibus resulting in the mishap,” a police official mentioned.

The injured had been admitted to the Vaniyambadi authorities hospital in Tirupattur district and the Authorities Medical Faculty Hospital in Vellore.

(Apart from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV employees and is revealed from a syndicated feed.)

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