Five Eliminated as Bus Falls off Bridge into Dry River Near Karad Town in Maharashtra
The bus was heading to Goa for a picnic, a cops official stated, including that the deceased and injured were homeowners of Vashi in Navi Mumbai.
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Five members of a family were eliminated and 8 others were hurt on Saturday when the bus they were travelling in fell off a bridge and landed into a dry river near Karad town in Maharashtra’s Satara district, authorities stated. The bus was heading to Goa for a picnic, an authorities official said, adding that the departed and hurt were locals of Vashi in Navi Mumbai.
” Driver Rinku Sahu was speeding when he lost his control over the bus around 4.30 -4.45 am at Umbraj on the Pune-Bengaluru highway. The bus sped 40 feet down the bridge and landed into dry Tarale river,” he stated. Police and rescue groups rushed to the area and shifted the injured individuals to hospital, he stated.
The deceased are recognized as Usha Nair (40), Madhusudan Nair (42), Aditya Nair (23), Sajan Nair (35) and Aarav Nair (3 ), the official said, adding that the hurt individuals, including the driver, are going through treatment at a state-run hospital in Karad. The motorist has been scheduled under various areas of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and under provisions of the Motor Automobiles Act, the authorities said.
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