Mangaluru-Mumbai bus meets with accident – Driver dead, four injured


By Rons Bantwal / Silvester D’Souza Daijiworld Media Network – Kundapur / Mumbai

Kundapur/Mumbai, Jun 24: An Anand Travels bus travelling from Mangaluru to Mumbai met with an accident late night on Monday June 22, resulting in the death of one person and injury to four others.

The deceased has been identified as bus driver Mahabala Poojary of Kundapur.

The accident occured at Yellapur late in the night. It is learnt that the bus driver veered to the left in order to avoid a fallen tree on the highway, but in the process, the bus hit a truck.

The driver of the truck, cleaner Udaya and two passengers were injured in the accident and admitted to a local hospital, it is learnt. More info and photos