Nainital: Wife of a senior government official was killed while he and his two children sustained critical injuries when their car was hit by a bus today at Khairna, about 30 km from here.
Pithoragarh ADM BL Rana`s wife was killed on the spot when his car collided head-on with a bus at Khairna in the district at about 11.30 am. He and his injured children were critically injured in the accident, police sources said.
Rana and his two children were rushed to a hospital in Haldwani, they said.
A case has been registered against the bus driver, who fled the scene immediately after the mishap.