Five killed in road mishap near Gwalior

Gwalior: Five persons were killed and 50 injured when a bus carrying them overturned on Shivpuri link road near here, police said today.

The bus turned turtle after its driver lost control over the vehicle, Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Manohar Verma said, adding the victims were on their way to Karia via Sinor.

He said two persons died on the spot while three others succumbed to injuries in a local hospital.

All the injured have been admitted in the J A Hospital, the ASP said, adding police have registered a case and further investigations were on.

Efforts were on to identify the deceased, he added.