Salem: 45 injured in mishap

Published: 11th July 2013 11:52 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th July 2013 11:52 AM   |  A+A-


Forty-five persons, including 25 women, were injured when their bus was involved in a collision with two sand-laden lorries near here today, police said.

The mishap occurred around 3.30 am when the bus, carrying a betrothal party, was returning to Dharmapuri from Virudhachalam.

Police said the driver of the bus was trying to overtake a lorry and hit the sand-laden lorry.

The injured have been hospitalised.


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