A bus caught hearth after colliding with a truck on a freeway in central India, killing no less than 13 individuals, police have stated.
Twelve passengers died within the blaze, and the truck driver was killed by the impression of the accident in Guna district in Madhya Pradesh state on Wednesday evening.
One other 16 individuals suffered burns or bone fractures and have been taken to hospital, stated police officer Anoop Bhargava.,
The area is sort of 900km (565 miles) south of New Delhi.
Deadly road accidents are widespread in India, usually on account of reckless driving, poorly maintained roads, and growing old automobiles. Greater than 110,000 persons are killed yearly in street accidents throughout India, in keeping with police.
One unnamed and injured passenger informed the Related Press: “I used to be touring from Guna when the bus overturned within the accident with a truck, and the bus caught hearth.”