Driver and a passengers died and five other injured when a KSRTC bus overturns

Driver and a passengers died and five other injured when a KSRTC bus overturns


Belagavi : Two passengers, including a standby driver, died on the spot and five others injured when a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus overturned near Badekolmutt cross under Hirebagewadi police station limits today. Karnataka Road Transportation Corporation (NWKRTC) District Controller B D Jadav told uni that the Udupi bound bus driver lost control on the steering and hit a road divider while negotiating a curve in the Hirebagewadi Gahat and the bus fell on the road after overturning.

One of the deceased was identified as Ashok Basappa Dhundi (35), driver working in Udupi division, He was native Nichanaki village in the district. He was second driver of the bus and was sitting in passenger seat when other passengers fell on him after the bus overturned and he breathed last.


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