Three killed in bus-van collision

Three persons were killed on the spot when the van in which they were travelling collided head on with a State-owned bus at Chettipalayam on the city outskirts Tuesday,police said.

PTI| Last Updated: Mar 18, 2014, 15:34 PM IST

Coimbatore: Three persons were killed on the spot when the van in which they were travelling collided head on with a State-owned bus at Chettipalayam on the city outskirts Tuesday, police said.

The mishap occurred when the van driver lost control while trying to overtake another vehicle, police said.

More details are awaited.