The accident happened when the group was going on an excursion from Ernakulam Mulanthurutthi Baselius Vidyaniketan School. The group consisted of 43 students and five teachers.
First Published Oct 6, 2022, 3:06 AM IST
A major accident on the national highway Vadakancherry. The accident occurred when a KSRTC bus and a tourist bus collided. Nine people died in the accident. 12 people were seriously injured. The accident happened around 12 o’clock. The accident happened when the group was going on an excursion from Ernakulam Mulanthurutthi Baselius Vidyaniketan School. The Kottarakkara – Coimbatore Superfast bus hit the tourist bus.
The group consisted of 43 students and five teachers. The excursion group was returning to Ooty. The tourist bus hit the KSRTC bus and overturned into the swamp. Plus one and plus two class students were in the bus. The accident took place near the Kollathara bus stop in Walayar Vadakancherry region.
The excursion group left at 6 pm yesterday. There were 48 people in the bus, including 41 students, five teachers and two bus staff. A teacher is currently reported dead. There were 26 boys and 16 girls in the bus. The information received in Ernakulam is that the occupants of the KSRTC bus also met with an accident
Last Updated Oct 6, 2022, 4:09 AM IST