UP: 9 lifeless, over 30 injured as jeep collides with roadways bus in Pilibhit

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By: PTI | Pilibhit |

October 17, 2020 12:57:05 pm

The accident occurred in Puranpur Police Station space of the district, a senior police official mentioned.At least 9 folks misplaced their lives and greater than 30 had been injured in a collision between a jeep and an Uttar Pradesh roadways bus in Pilibhit on Saturday, police mentioned.
The accident occurred in Puranpur Police Station space of the district, a senior police official mentioned.
Superintendent of Police, Pilibhit, Jaiprakash Yadav mentioned, “In an early morning accident involving a jeep and a roadways bus, nine persons were killed, while over 30 persons were injured.”
He added that the deceased embody passengers of the bus in addition to the jeep.
“Seven of the passengers died on the spot and the injured are undergoing treatment at the district hospital. The ill-fated bus was coming from Lucknow to Pilibhit, and most of the passengers are from Pilibhit and nearby areas,” he mentioned.
Police officers mentioned that the accident web site is approximately 40 kilometres away from the district headquarters.
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