Six people were injured in road accident in Srikakulam district. Photo/ANI
Six people were injured in road accident in Srikakulam district. Photo/ANI

Six tourists injured in road accident in Srikakulam district of Andhra

ANI | Updated: Jan 05, 2020 14:39 IST

Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Jan 5 (ANI): At least six people were injured after a tourist bus they were travelling in caught fire after hitting a parked lorry in Ranastalam Mandal of Srikakulam here on Sunday.
All the injured have been admitted to Srikakulam RIMS hospital.
"A group of Uttarakhand tourists were travelling in two tourist buses. They were travelling from Puri (Odisha) to Rameswaram (TN). There were 90 tourists in total with 45 each in both of the buses. One bus lost control and hit the parked lorry and due to that it caught fire," GR Puram police station Sub Inspector Ashok Babu said.
"The police have made alternative arrangements to send the tourists to Visakhapatnam Railway Station. Legal formalities will be completed in due course," he added.
The fire was brought under control. (ANI)

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