Six killed as bus catches fire

Last Updated: Friday, May 16, 2014 - 11:30

Chitradurga: Six persons were charred to death and 12 others injured, five of them serious, when a Bangalore-bound bus caught fire at Metikurke, 25 km from here, today.

Three critically injured passengers have been hospitalised at Davangere while two of them were admitted to a hospital here, police said.

The bus was carrying about 30 passengers from Davangere when the tragedy struck in the early hours, they said.

First Published: Friday, May 16, 2014 - 11:30
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