An over speeding tractor hit a school bus in Umarda. The bus driver and 3 children suffered injuries whereas the bus conductor died on spot.
The incident occurred today (12/7/18) morning in Umarda village. As per police reports, the school bus from Umarda village was heading towards Udaipur city at 7:30 a.m. There was an over speeding tractor right behind the bus. The tractor hit the bus on the slope. The collision was so severe that the school bus lost control, went off the road and fell in a trench 50 feet deep. The bus conductor died on the spot. The bus driver and 3 children are reportedly mildly injured.
Villagers heard the sound of the bus falling down the trench and rushed to save the children. All were then rushed to hospital.
We apologise for the error in reporting the news. Earlier the news reported that the passengers succumbed to injuries. The children and driver are safe and are under treatment.