Burdwan (WB): One person was killed and 40 others injured when a bus collided with a mini-truck at Galsi in Burdwan district on Tuesday.

Police said the bus, on Benachiti-Krishnanagar route, was moving along highway when the mini-truck driver suddenly swerved to the bus lane and rammed into it.

While the mini truck driver succumbed to injuries on the spot, 40 others, all bus passengers, were taken by rescuers to the nearby rural health center.

Thirty-five of them were shifted to Burdwan Medical College and Hospital and all were in stable condition, police said quoting hospital authorities.

(Agencies)

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