4 killed as car collides with private bus in Punjab's Talwara

The bus driver and the conductor flee the scene, leaving behind the vehicle

4 killed as car collides with private bus in Punjab's Talwara

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Hoshiarpur, January 22

Four people, including a three-year-old, were killed when their car collided head-on with a private bus in Talwara, about 70 km from here, on Friday, police said.

The deceased had been identified as Sushil (20), his brother Kuldeep (21) and his nephew Aryan (3) and Sarbjit Singh (23), all residents of Talwara's Roli village, they said.

The car was going to Talwara, while the bus was heading towards Mukerian when the collision took place, the police said.

The bus driver and the conductor fled the scene, leaving behind the vehicle, they said.

The bodies of the deceased had been kept at a local hospital here, they said. PTI

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