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Thirteen people were killed in 3 road mishaps in Karnataka

UNI India-English 2018-01-13 14:51:45

Bengaluru, Jan 13 (UNI) Thirteen people were killed and more than 20 others were injured in three road mishaps in Karnataka on Saturday. Police said eight passengers were killed, including seven on the spot, and more than 10 others injured when a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus overturned and fell into the road

side ditch near Shantigrama in Hassan District in the early hours of today. The passengers were on a pilgrimage to Dharmasthala from Bengaluru when the incident took place. one person succumbed to injuries at hospital. The injured were admitted to different hospitals in Hassan.

In the second incident, three people were killed and 10 others injured when an auto rickshaw in which they were travelling dashed against a wayside tree at Gajalabavi village in Mulabagilu Taluk of  Kolar District in the early hours.