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Rajasthan: Five killed, 12 injured in bus-tanker collision

Five people were killed and 12 others injured on Friday when a bus they were travelling in collided with an oil tanker on Jodhpur-Jaisalmer highway at Jhanwar town.

jaipur Updated: Jan 01, 2016 18:05 IST
PTI
Rajasthan,Road accident,Jodhpur-Jaisalmer highway

Five people were killed and 12 others injured on Friday when a bus they were travelling in collided with an oil tanker on Jodhpur-Jaisalmer highway at Jhanwar town, police said.

The deceased included a woman and four men, they said, adding the bodies were yet to be identified.

Those injured in the head-on collision have been admitted to a hospital in Jodhpur, police said.

The mishap occurred around 7.30 am when the bus boarded with the passengers left from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer, and later collided with the tanker, they said.

First Published: Jan 01, 2016 18:05 IST