Patna, Nov 30, : , More than 20 people were injured in Tuesday’s collision of a bus and a truck in Bihar’s West Champaran district.The accident occurred at Baikunthwa Devi, which is located on Ram Nagar–Bettiah main highway.
It happened when a wedding party was returning from Khan Pipara.The majority of those injured were bus occupants.
According to police, the collision caused such severe damage that both vehicles’ front sides were badly damaged that they trapped the drivers.
“We had to use gas cutters and earth mover machines to separate the vehicles and rescue the wounded.
They were admitted to Bettiah Sadar hospital, where eight of them are in critical condition,” RK Tiwari (investigating officer at Ram Nagar police station) said.
He said fog and low visibility in morning hours were the main causes of the mishap.
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