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Monday 16 October 2017
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3 dead, 10 injured in HRTC bus accident near Himari

Himachal roadways (HRTC) bus rolled down in Shimla district, killed 3 people and injured another 10. There were 13 people in the bus, 4 are treated in Kotkhai community hospital, whereas other six are shifted to the IGMC Shimla for the treatment. The HRTC bus was coming from Devgarh to Kotkhai. It is reported that vehicle lost control and rolled out of the road. Died were identified as Prem Chand (43) Mani Ram (75) and Suman Chauhan (23). Prem Chand died on the spot whereas other two breathe their last in the hospital.

Accident was reported at 2.25 p.m. and preliminary reports indicate driving negligence as the cause of the accident.



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