13 killed as bus falls into gorge in Tehri district

PTI Tehri (Uttarkhand) | Updated on January 11, 2012 Published on January 11, 2012

Thirteen passengers were killed and 10 others injured when a bus fell into a gorge in Nainbagh in the district amid dense fog this morning.

The accident took place when the driver of the state roadways bus failed to see a curve due to the fog and the bus plunged into a 150-feet deep gorge, police sources said.

The bus carrying 23 passengers was going to Bad Kot from Dehradun when the mishap took place. The injured have been admitted to a hospital in Tehri.

Published on January 11, 2012
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