Road mishap claims 5 lives in western India-Xinhua

Road mishap claims 5 lives in western India

Source: Xinhua| 2022-01-15 19:36:30|Editor: huaxia

NEW DELHI, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- At least five people died and two others injured when a car collided with a bus coming from the opposite direction in India's western state Rajasthan on Saturday, confirmed a local police officer.

The road mishap occurred in Rajasthan's Nagaur district. Among the dead were an elderly woman and a young boy.

According to local media reports, the accident occurred in the morning due to dense fog.

The ill-fated car was on its way to Jodhpur from Nagaur while the bus was going towards Bikaner.

The two injured were admitted to a local hospital.