Three killed, eight injured in mishap in TN

Three persons were killed and eight injured when a state transport corporation bus rammed into a lorry at nearby Panchapur on Monday morning, police said.

Updated: Apr 22, 2013, 11:00 AM IST

Tiruchirapalli: Three persons were killed and eight injured when a state transport corporation bus rammed into a lorry at nearby Panchapur this morning, police said.

Those killed included the bus driver, the conductor and a passenger, they said.

The mishap occurred when the bus driver tried to overtake the lorry.

The injured have been hospitalised.

PTI