Kollam: Five persons were killed and several others seriously injured in a bus accident at Chadayamangalam here on Monday.
The accident happened when a private bus crashed into the side of a Pamba bound past passenger bus of KSRTC at around 9 am here. The KSRTC bus was coming from Thiruvananthapuram while the private bus was on its way to Chadayamangal from Punaloor.
More than twenty people have been injured in the mishap with some of them in a critical condition. The injured were taken to Thiruvananthapuram medical college.