11 killed, 25 injured in Moradabad bus mishap

Last Updated: Mon, Jun 25, 2012 07:40 hrs

At least 11 people died and around 25 were injured in a road accident in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, on Monday.

The passengers were travelling in an Uttarakhand State Transport Corporation bus, which rammed into a tree near Moradabad.

The travellers were returning home after offering prayers at a temple in Haridwar.

Kalyan Singh, a passenger, told reporters that rash driving caused the accident. He said the driver was under the influence of alcohol.

An inquiry has been ordered into the accident. (ANI)

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