Andhra Pradesh: 7 dead, 15 injured as bus fell into Water Canal

bus fell into water canal in andhra pradesh

A tragic accident happened around midnight when the APSRTC Bus travelling with 40 passengers fell into the water canal in Andhra Pradesh.

As per the reports, Seven people, including a seven-year-old child, were killed, and more than 15 people were injured. After the bus in which they were travelling fell into a water canal near Darsi in Andhra Pradesh’s

. The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment, police said on Tuesday.

According to the ANI, The bus was moving towards Kakinada from Podili for a marriage reception. Later, the vehicle lost control after hitting a concrete wall and plunged into the canal. Seven people lost their lives while several passengers got injured. Praksam SP Malika Garg said. 

During the initial investigation, the police said the passengers had hired the bus to attend a wedding in the state’s Kakinada city.

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