Karnataka Bus Accident: 5 Dead, 15 Injured as Bus Overturns Near Koratagere in Tumkur
Karnataka bus accident (Photo credits: ANI)

Karnataka, October 30: In a tragic incident, five people have died and 15 have been reportedly injured after a bus overturned near Koratagere in Tumkur, earlier on Wednesday. More details on this news are awaited.

Last year in a horrific bus accident in the state, thirty passengers, including five children, were found to be dead after a bus plunged into a canal in Karnataka's Mandya district. The incident occurred at VC canal of the Cauvery river in Kanaganamaradi village. In this accident, the people could not escape from the bus as it fell to its side, trapping the doors on the floor of the canal. Karnataka: 30 Feared Dead After Bus Plunges Into Canal in Mandya.

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In August this year, a bus travelling from Muzzarpur to Siliguri caught fire after it hit Purnia bus divider. One person died and thirteen were injured after the bus met with an accident near Purnia bus stand in Bihar