UP: Bus catches fire, 30 persons injured

At least thirty people were injured when the bus in which they were travelling in caught fire after it hit a road divider at Vasundhara colony in Ghaziabad.

Last Updated: Apr 12, 2011, 17:44 PM IST

Ghaziabad: At least thirty people were
injured when the bus in which they were travelling in caught
fire after it hit a road divider at Vasundhara colony, police
said in Ghaziabad on Tuesday.

The accident occurred last night, they said.

To douse the flames fire tenders were pressed into
service, they said, adding the injured passengers were
immediately rushed to a nearby hospital where their condition
is stated to be stable.

The bus driver is absconding, they added.

PTI