The Hush Post| 11:11 am|one-minute-read|
Fourteen persons were killed and 18 injured when a bus and a truck collided on National Highway 11 near Shri Dungargarh in Rajasthan’s Bikaner district on Monday.
The injured were immediately rushed to the hospital. The bus overturned after the accident and its front portion was badly damaged. Many passengers were stuck in the bus. Rescuers faced difficulty in extricating the passengers as the bus went up in fire after the collision took place.
Rajasthan: 10 people killed, 20-25 injured in collision between a bus and truck on National Highway 11 near Shri Dungargarh in Bikaner district pic.twitter.com/Pcfc42xdix
— ANI (@ANI) November 18, 2019
The bus was on its way from Bikaner to Jaipur and the accident occurred outside Lakhasar village.
According to police sources, 10 people died on the spot and four succumbed to injuries in the hospital.