5 folks had been killed in a car-bus collision on the Yamuna Expressway in Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura, the police mentioned on Monday.
The incident occurred in Mathura’s Mahavan when the automobile — a Maruti Suzuki Swift — crashed into the bus, which had hit a divider after the driving force misplaced management.
Each autos caught fireplace after the collision and a staff of firefighters was referred to as in to douse the fireplace.
The passengers on the bus managed to flee, whereas the 5 automobile occupants had been charred to loss of life, a senior police official mentioned.
“Preliminary investigation means that the bus misplaced management and hit the divider after its tyre burst. The automobile coming from behind hit the bus and each autos caught fireplace,” Shailesh Pandey, Senior Superintendent of Police, Mathura, mentioned.
“One of many victims has been recognized and we are attempting to establish different passengers,” he added.
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The bus was reportedly en path to Noida from Agra.