Sultan Bathery: One person was killed and two others were injured when a car collided head on with a KSRTC bus at Muthanga on Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Kunnel Jose Thomas (70), a native of Kozhikode. The injured were identified as Sheela (64), wife of Jose and Sabathan (54), a passenger of the bus.
The injured were admitted to Bathery Taluk hospital. Sheela, who sustained serious injuries to her chest and arms, was later shifted to a private medical college at Meppady.
The accident took place around 1.30 pm near Muthanga forest check post. The car travelling to Gundlupet from Bathery collided head on with the bus travelling in the opposite direction.
The car had to be broke open to rescue the passengers trapped inside.