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15 killed in bus-MUV crash in Andhra

IANS  |  Amaravati 

As many as 15 people were killed and three others injured when a speeding bus crashed into a multi-utility vehicle (MUV) on the Hyderabad-national highway near in the district of on Saturday, police said.

The bus, on its way from to Bengaluru, collided with the vehicle coming from the opposite direction.

According to the police, to save a two-wheeler rider the hit the road divider and crashed into the MUV in the opposite lane. The victims hailed from the Jogulamba Gadwal district of Telangana and were returning to their village after attending an engagement ceremony.

While 13 people died on the spot, two succumbed at a hospital.

Telangana expressed shock over the loss of lives in the accident. He asked the to ensure proper treatment to the injured admitted in hospital.

and YSR also expressed grief over the accident.

--IANS

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First Published: Sat, May 11 2019. 22:46 IST
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