25 injured as bus overturns in Maharashtra

June 14th, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI  

Mumbai, June 14 (ANI): Atleast 25 persons were injured when the bus they were travelling in turned turtle on the Vile Parle highway in Maharashtra on Sunday. The accident took place at around 5.35 a.m.

There were 35 passengers in the bus who were being taken from Shirdi to Borivli. “We saw the bus turning turtle. There were about 30-35 passengers in it. They all were crying for help. There were ladies and gents. We broke the rear glass of the bus and took the passengers out,” said an eyewitness, Vijay.

All the injured have been admitted to a nearby hospital.

Police said they are investigating the cause of the accident.

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