SALEM OCT 10
Over fifty students were reportedly injured when a bus full of private college students collided head-on with a government bus today morning in Salem. A government bus coming towards Salem on the Chennai-Salem highway took a right turn at Ramalingapuram to enter Ayothipattinam. At that time a private college bus came on the left and both buses collided.
About fifty students in the private college bus and sixty passengers in the government bus were injured. Five ambulances arrived to move the injured to the hospital. Traffic on the Chennai-Salem highway was blocked for more than one hour. The Karripatti Police have booked a case and are investigating the cause of the accident further.