At least nine people were killed and 18 others injured after a high tension electric wire fell on top of a roadways bus near a national highway in the Etah district of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday.
Etah (UP): 9 dead, over 18 injured after a high-tension live wire falls on a roadways bus near National highway pic.twitter.com/kZTqwCr8v8
â€” ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) September 13, 2016
The local police rushed to the spot on receiving information about the incident. The injured, who received severe burns, were immediately taken to a local hospital for treatment.