Seven members of family killed in mishap

Seven members of a family were killed and several others injured when their car collided with a bus in lower Assam`s Kamrup (Rural) district this morning.

Last Updated: Nov 30, 2011, 11:25 AM IST

Rangia: Seven members of a family were
killed and several others injured when their car collided with
a bus in lower Assam`s Kamrup (Rural) district this morning.

The car coming from upper Assam collided with a
Tezpur-Guwahati bus on National Highway 52, police said.

As both the vehicles were travelling at high speed, the
car was dragged for about 40 meters and a portion of the
vehicle completely crushed due to the impact of the collision.

Several bus passengers received simple injuries and they
were released after being administered first-aid in nearby
health centers.

PTI