5 killed , 15 injured in mishap

Hubli,Karnataka, Oct 31 : Five people, including two women, were killed and 15 others injured when the bus in which they were traveling dashed against a parked lorry at Bankapur in Shigaon taluk of Haveri District today.

Police said the deceased were identified as B L Karigowda, Srinivasa, Sarujamma Heggeri, Narasimha Murthy and Nagaratna. While Karigowda, Srinivas and Sarojamma died on the spot, Narasimha Murthy and Nagaratna died on way to hospital. The injured were admitted to Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) here.

- Agencies

Published On : Oct 31, 2012