8 critically injured after bus skids off road in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh; 18 others also wounded

  • The vehicle met with the accident near Swarghat area of the district

  • The injured were immediately rushed to a hospital in the adjoining Solan district

  • Eight critically injured were referred to the PGIMER Hospital in Chandigarh

Bilaspur: At least 26 people were injured after the bus they were travelling in skidded off the road in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday.

The vehicle met with the accident near Swarghat area of the district.

The injured were immediately rushed to a hospital in the adjoining Solan district from where eight critically injured were referred to the PGIMER Hospital in Chandigarh.

In December, 35 school children were injured after the school bus they were travelling in fell into a gorge in the state's Kangra district.

Updated Date: Jan 22, 2019 17:58:15 IST