Driver suffers heart attack, bus falls into pond, 2 dead

The Hush Post/ 03:50 pm/ 1-min-read

The driver of a private bus at Panipat in Haryana suffered a heart attack while driving, killing two persons.

On Saturday, the bus skidded off the road and fell into a pond. 14 others were also injured. The dead include Mukesh, the bus driver of the private bus coming from Barsat in Panipat. The accident took place near Kirpal Ashram, where it rolled into a pond.

Eyewitnesses said that the bus was overcrowded, nearly 100 people were travelling in the bus. People were even sitting on the rooftop of the bus. The driver probably lost control over the vehicle after the heart attack.

The administration had a tough time reaching out to the victims in the bus. Windowpanes were broken to rescue passengers. The bus was pulled out from the pond by cranes.

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