18 injured as bus overturns in Uttar Pradesh

At least 18 persons were injured when a bus going to Delhi from Lakhimpur lost control and overturned in Tilhar area.

Published: 07th July 2017 10:54 AM  |   Last Updated: 07th July 2017 10:54 AM   |  A+A-

By PTI

SHAHJAHANPUR: At least 18 persons were injured when a bus going to Delhi from Lakhimpur lost control and overturned in Tilhar area here, police said today.     

The incident took place yesterday night while the bus was overtaking a vehicle, they said.     

The condition of six of the injured was stated to be critical.     

The bus was carrying 55 passengers and was running illegally on the route, police said.     

A probe is on in the matter. 

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