Maharashtra accident/15 dead in bus-truck collision in Dhule; 35 injured

Dhule (Maharashtra): 15 people reportedly died in a head-on collision between a container truck and a state transport bus.

The accident occurred near Nimgul village on Sunday night. The injured were admitted to a nearby hospital for medical aid, where six patients are said to be in critical condition. 

The impact of the accident was such that the complete front portions of both the bus and truck were severely damaged.

A crane was deployed to tow away the damaged vehicles and resuming the smooth flow of traffic over the stretch.