One dead after bus carrying women employees overturns in Greater Noida



NOIDA: A woman was killed and four others were injured after a bus they were travelling in to work overturned in Greater Noida Saturday morning, police said.

The bus was ferrying around 25 to 30 women employees of a private company when the incident took place near Tilpatta roundabout in Surajpur area at 5.30 am, they said.

“The driver suddenly lost control and the vehicle hit the divider after which it overturned on the road. A woman, around 20-years-old, died in the crash,” a police spokesperson said.

“Four other women suffered minor injuries in the episode. They were taken to a medical facility and later discharged,” he said.

Senior police officials from Central Noida zone visited the spot immediately.

The driver of the bus is absconding, police said, adding that further legal proceedings are being carried out.

The bus has been removed from the site with the help of a crane and normal traffic resumed on the road stretch, they added.

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