Five killed as bus catches fire in Maharashtra

Five passengers were killed and ten others injured when a private bus caught fire near Talegaon in Maharashtra`s Wardha district Thursday morning.

PTI| Updated: May 29, 2014, 12:16 PM IST

Nagpur: Five passengers were killed and ten others injured when a private bus caught fire near Talegaon in Maharashtra`s Wardha district Thursday morning.

The mishap occurred when the bus was on its way to Nagpur from Jalgaon, police said.

Fire brigade personnel rushed to the spot to put out the blaze.

The injured were rushed to Karanja hospital, police said.

Further details were awaited.