A fatal accident on the Nagar-Kalyan highway in Ahmednagar district resulted in the loss of six lives and left numerous individuals injured. The collision involved an ST bus, a car, and a tractor, occurring around 2:30 am.
The three vehicles collided near Dhawalpuri Phata on the Kalyan-Nirmal highway.
As per information, a sugarcane trolley overturned at Hivare Korda farm on the Kalyan-Nagar Highway, scattering all sugarcane on the road. At that time, another tractor was helping to take that tractor aside, and one four-wheeler driver was directing the traffic on the road, keeping his car’s light open at night.
When the car driver was directing the traffic on the road, at that time, a speeding bus travelling from Thane to Mehkar collided with a car and a tractor from behind. The impact of the collision was so severe that the ST bus overturned, and people were largely injured.
The immediate response from authorities and locals led to the injured being promptly admitted to nearby hospitals.
Unfortunately, six individuals lost their lives on the spot, with the possibility of the death toll rising. Traffic disruptions were reported in the aftermath of the accident.
An investigation is underway, and the police are working on identifying the deceased. The incident has stirred emotions in the local community.