At least 7 dead as jeep collides with bus in UP's Jaunpur

In an extremely unfortunate incident, at least seven persons have been killed and six others injured after a jeep carrying them collided with a state-run bus near a railway crossing in UP's Jaunpur.

Updated: Dec 11, 2016, 11:02 AM IST

Jaunpur: In an extremely unfortunate incident, at least seven persons have been killed and six others injured after a jeep carrying them collided with a state-run bus near a railway crossing in UP's Jaunpur.

What led to accident?

The victims were returning from a relative's cremation last night when their vehicle hit the government bus.

The bodies have been sent for post-mortem.

The injured have been admitted to a hospital.

District Magistrate Bhanuchandra Goswami has ordered a probe into the incident.