7 dead, over 20 hurt in bus-tanker-jeep collision in Guj
Gujarat

7 dead, over 20 hurt in bus-tanker-jeep collision in Guj

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Tapi, Mar 2 : At least seven people were killed and over 20 others injured when a Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) bus, known as ST bus, collided with a speeding tanker and a Jeep on national highway near Pokharan village under Songadh police station in Tapi district, Police said on Monday.

Police Inspector of Songadh C K Chaudhary said that the ST bus was going towards Ukai in Tapi district from Surat district. The ill-fated bus collided with a tanker, while another jeep was also jumbled into it. He said that so far seven bodies have been recovered and around 20 to 25 injured have been admitted to hospitals. He did not rule out the possibility of rise in the death toll. (UNI)

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