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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Truck Smash Kills 110

MADRAS, India () -- A truck hit a passenger bus and burst into flames on a highway in southern India on, killing at least 110 people, a news agency reported.


A third vehicle, a tractor-trailer carrying a marriage party, was also hit by the flaming tanker, the Press Trust of India news agency said


The accident occurred 50 kilometers south of Madras, when the truck loaded with benzene liquid rammed headlong into the bus while trying to overtake the tractor-trailer.