Approximately thirteen people died and 40 were injured in a rail accident in Andhra Pradesh after a passenger train overshot the signal and hit another from behind on the Howrah-Chennai line. On October 29, evening, a special passenger train between Visakhapatnam and Palasa was on restricted speed on the main line between Alamanda and Kantakapalle due to no signal when a Vizag-Rayagada passenger train hit it from behind.
Two doctors died and three others were injured on Sunday when a car they were travelling in plunged into the Periyar river in Kerala's Kochi, police said. The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital. Advaith, 29, and Ajmal, 29, both working at a private hospital in the district, died in the accident that occurred at around 12.30 AM. They were returning to Kodungallur and reportedly using Google Map.
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A private bus fell into a river from a 20-ft high culvert after its tire burst, injuring nearly 25 people, showing how the bus collided with the culvert and then fell into the river. The incident was caught on the dash cam of another bus coming from behind. The accident took place in Gogawa police station area of Khargone district somewhere between 5 pm to 6 pm, on September 28.
Actor Akhil Mishra, who is best known for playing the role of Librarian Dubey in Aamir Khan-starrer 3 Idiots, passed away in an accident. He was 58. The actor's body has been sent for post-mortem. The actor was working in his kitchen and slipped. He hurt his head after he fell and was found in a pool of blood. He was rushed to hospital but died during treatment.
Three persons, including bus driver were killed and eight injured after a private bus carrying nearly 40 passengers overturned in Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain district in the early hours of September 15. The incident occurred near Farnakhedi village, about 80 km from the district headquarters, when the bus going from Indore to Jodhpur flipped at a turn due to heavy rains at around 12. 30 am. A case has been registered.
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A fire broke out in a building in Mumbai's Kurla area in the wee hours of Saturday. Fire brigade personnel rushed the spot as soon as information about the fire was received and rescued around 50-60 people from different floors, out of which 39 people were admitted to the nearby hospital.Fire has been controlled, the BMC and situation is said to be under control.
In a shocking incident that has come into light from Greater Noida, four labourers lost their lives in a tragic lift collapse mishap. The incident reportedly took place on Friday in an under-construction building of of Amrapali Group in the Bisrakh Kotwali area. The labourers were shifted to a nearby hospital immediately after the tragedy took place. However, they were declared dead at the hospital.
A chilling incident of hit-and-run was reported from Nagpur near the Airport road. Visuals from there showed how two bikers identified as Rakesh Gate and Akash Tekam were thrown off the two-wheeler after a car hit them and were recklessly dragged for three kilometres. The car driver instead of attending the injured bikers chose to continue driving on the road. The Nagpur Police is on the lookout for the accused.
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In a horrific accident, a truck collided with an eco car in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr district. In the incident that occurred on August 8, at least four people were killed. According to reports, the five people in the Eco car that met with the accident were travelling to Noida from Sambhal to UP. The car also fell into a ditch after the car. Video surfaced online, and case is registered.
In a tragic accident occurred on July 29, six people died and as many as 20 were left injured. According to the police, two buses collided head-on at around 2.30 am on NH 53 at Nandur Naka flyover in Malkapur area, Maharashtra. One of the buses, owned by a company named Balaji Travels, was returning to Hingoli district from the Amarnath Yatra pilgrimage, while other was heading to Nashik.