At least 15 persons died and around 35 are injured in a road accident, where a truck collided with a bus in Dhule district of Maharashtra on Sunday night. The news agency ANI reported, ” 15 dead and 35 injured after a bus collided with a canter truck near Nimgul village in Dhule, late last night. As per reports, the state-bus was scheduled to run on its way from Aurangabad to Shahada when the accident took place.
— ANI (@ANI) August 19, 2019
The collision took place near the Nimgul village in Dhule. Also, the Dhule Control Room Official AL Patil was quoted by ANI, in which he said, “the bus was heading to Aurangabad when the incident took place on the Shahada-Dondaiche road.” According to the sources, the truck overturned and was heavily damaged with the massive impact of the collision. The bus was ripped off in the collisions.
Meanwhile, the bus driver of both vehicles has lost their life on the spot. Although there is no clarification of how many people were on board the bus, it has been reported that 15 people have died so far and the 35 people are injured. Likewise, the injured people have been admitted into the hospital. Also, the death toll is expected to rise, as, among the injured, some of them are really critical.