7 killed in accident on Mumbai-Goa highway
MUMBAI: Seven people, including a 12-year-old boy, were killed and at least 25 others injured when a truck carrying coal crashed into a state transport bus on the Mumbai- Goa Highway on Wednesday. The incident took place in Nivali Ghat at Ratnagiri around 9.30am, when the driver of the truck, which was heading towards Mumbai, lost control of the vehicle at a sharp turn. As a result, the truck turned turtle and hit the bus, travelling from Chiplun to Ratnagiri. Officials said the injured were admitted to the Ratnagiri civil hospital.