A sleeper bus on its way from Sikar to Nasik rammed into a truck moving ahead of it near Manankhera toll both on Monday. Six people including the bus driver were killed in the accident while 51 other passengers have been injured.
Twenty people travelling in the sleeper bus are said to be critical. The incident took place at 4 in the morning on Jawra-Nayagaon four lane road. While overtaking the truck, the bus rammed into another truck carrying cement. The bus was at such high speed that its front portion was completely blown away when it collided with the truck.