Bus accident near Panvel leaves one dead and at least 13 injured
By Moyurie Som | 12.30 p.m. Nov. 26
Mumbai: One person was killed and at least 13 were injured in the Mumbai-Pune Expressway at 1.30 a.m. on Thursday when a vehicle crashed into the side of a Mumbai State Road Transport Corporation bus near Panvel.
The injured passengers have been admitted to the nearby Mahatma Gandhi Mission Medical College and Hospital in Kamothe, Navi Mumbai.
According to a report in the Mumbai Mirror, searches are being conducted by the Highway Safety Police in order to track down the driver of the vehicle that crashed into the bus. The driver reportedly fled the site of the accident.
The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation bus was playing from Satara to Mumbai, as per ANI’s report.
(With inputs from ANI)