Seven people were killed and 15 others were injured after a van fell off a bridge in Dhule taluka of northern Maharashtra. Police said that the accident happened near Vinchur village on Dhule-Solapur road after midnight. The injured were immediately shifted to a nearby hospital.
Maharashtra: 7 people killed and more than 20 injured after a pick up vehicle fell off a bridge in a river near Vinchur in Dhule, early morning today. pic.twitter.com/5UgLg8rOFC
— ANI (@ANI) November 30, 2019
A taxi collapsed into the Bhori River from the bridge on the Dhule-Solapur highway. The deceased and injured labourers hail from Madhya Pradesh and were employed as farm workers in Dhule. Among 24 victims of the accident, five are said to be critical and are undergoing treatment at a nearby hospital.