Nearly three killed as speeding bus overturns in Vishakhapatnam


VISAKHAPATNAM: Nearly three persons were killed and a few passengers wounded after Odisha State Road Transport Corporation bus overturned near Ramabhadrapuram in Vizianagaram district on Sunday.

The names of the deceased have been identified as Sajiman Sultan (32), Shahida Sultana (40) and her son Syed Mohammed.

The sources revealed that the incident took place at 2.30 am in morning when the bus was going to Visakhapatnam from Nabarangpur.

The incident occurred due to the carelessness of bus driver as he was driving very rush.

Soon after the incident, the wounded persons were taken to the nearby hospital. The bodies were also sent for post-mortem.

A case has been filed by Ramabhadrapuram police and investigation is in process.