TN bus driver dies in mishap on way to Tirupati

By PTI Published on Mar 26, 2018 12:03 PM IST

Tirupati: Two persons, one of them the Tamilnadu State transport bus driver, were killed and two injured when the vehicle veered off a road, hit the parapet wall of a culvert bridge and overturned at Pathaklava, 10 km from here, the police said.

The police suspect the driver might have fallen asleep and lost control of the bus, leading to the mishap at around 5 am yesterday.

The deceased hailed from Tamilnadu, the police said. The injured persons have been hospitalised. The bus, with 20 passengers, was on its way from Salem to Tirupati, the police said.