Speeding truck rams into Shimla-bound bus; 11 hurt
■ CHANDIGARH: A speeding truck rammed into a Shimla-bound Himachal Road Transport Corporation bus in the wee hours of Friday and injured 11 passengers with one of them sustaining serious injuries.
The accident took place around 4am at the railway light point here. The truck rammed into the bus from the right side and passengers mostly suffered injuries due to the breaking of windows.
Inspector Rajesh Shukla, the station house officer of Manimajra police station, said Manoj Kumar, a man from Kangra in Himachal Pradesh suffered serious injuries.
He is undergoing treatment at the Government Multispeciality
■ Hospital in Sector 16.
The police have registered a case of rash and negligent driving against truck driver Ajaib Singh. He had fled from the spot after the accident, but was arrested in the evening.
The bus with the registration number HP 03 B 6042 was on its way from Haridwar.
The damaged bus of the Himachal Road Transport Corporation after a truck rammed into it on Friday.