Accident on Mumbai-Pune expressway leaves 17 dead, 33 injured

Mumbai: In a major accident, 17 people were killed and around 33 were left injured when a luxury bus rammed into two cars and then fell into a ditch on the Pune-Mumbai corridor expressway on Sunday.

The deceased include 13 males and four females.

The driver of a Swift desire car was changing a punctured tyre and an Innova stopped to help him.

Tragedy struck when a bus coming from Satara collided with both the cars and then fell into a 20 feet ditch on the left side of the road.

The injured were immediately rushed to the MGM hospital in Panvel.

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17 people dead after a bus crashed into 2 cars and fell into a 20-feet deep ditch on Mumbai-Pune expressway
8:16 AM – 5 Jun 2016
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12 people died after accident between a bus and a car on Mumbai-Pune Expressway, injured taken to hospital
7:54 AM – 5 Jun 2016
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Death toll climbs to 17, 25 injurd aftr bus fell into 20ft deep ditch on Mum-Pune expwy @RidlrMUM @smart_mumbaikar
8:36 AM – 5 Jun 2016
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