Mangaluru, June 12, 2016 : A head-on collision between a speeding KSRTC bus and a Maruti Omni has claimed the lives of three persons, on the National Highway 46 at Maani near Uppinangady on June 12, Sunday. Six others sustained serious injuries in the mishap.
One of the dead has been identified as Tejas, driver of the Maruti Omni. The vehicle has been badly mangled due to the impact of the collision. Traffic was also disrupted on the route following the mishap.
It has been gathered that ten employees of Sanjeeva Shetty garment store were returning from Panolibailu when the mishap took place.
More details are yet to emerge.