India: Bus Crash and Fire in Mahbubnagar, Andhra Pradesh

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
October 29, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

At least 30 people were killed in a bus crash in the Mahbubnagar district of Andhra Pradesh in India. Reports said the bus hit a fuel tanker before it exploded.

The privately owned Volvo bus hit an oil tanker on the Bangalore-Hyderabad national highway before it caught on fire, reported the Times of India.

The bus had around 43 passengers on board.

Some passengers were able to escape the bus fire by breaking windows.

Most of the passengers were from Hyderabad.

Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.