Pilibhit, October 17
At the least 9 folks misplaced their lives, whereas greater than 30 had been injured in a collision between a jeep and an Uttar Pradesh roadways bus in Pilibhit on Saturday, police stated.
The accident occurred in Puranpur Police Station space of the district, a senior police official stated.
Pilibhit Superintendent of Police Jaiprakash Yadav stated, “In an early-morning accident involving a jeep and roadways bus, which passed off in Puranpur space of the district, 9 individuals had been killed, whereas 30 had been injured.”
He added that the deceased embody passengers of the bus in addition to of the jeep.
“Seven of the passengers died on the spot and the injured are present process remedy on the district hospital. The ill-fated bus was coming from Lucknow to Pilibhit, and a lot of the passengers are from Pilibhit and close by areas,” he stated.
Police officers stated that the accident web site is roughly 40 kilometres from the district headquarters. PTI