Three killed as bus hits train in Hoshiarpur

Three people were killed Friday when a mini bus rammed into a train at an unmanned railway crossing in Tanda town here in Punjab, police said.

Updated: Jun 18, 2010, 12:12 PM IST

Hoshiarpur (Punjab): Three people were killed Friday when a mini bus rammed into a train at an unmanned railway crossing in Tanda town here in Punjab, police said.
The accident involving the Jammu-Hemgiri Express took place around 9 a.m., police officer Gurnam Singh told reporters. Hoshiarpur is some 130 km from Chandigarh.
Over a dozen people have lost their lives at unmanned rail crossings in Punjab in the last one year.

IANS