Ghaziabad, Nov 1 (IANS) Four people died and several sustained injuries following a head-on collision between a bus and car here on Sunday, police said.
Police said a private bus collided with a car in which five people were travelling. The collision was so powerful that the four passengers in the car were killed and the fifth one was critically injured.
The dead were identified as Munshi Abdul Aziz, his son Ateek Alam, Hazi Haseen and their driver whose name could not be immediately ascertained. The injured has been identified as Abdul Shareef.
Several bus passengers sustained injuries while the driver fled after the accident.
“The bus passengers who sustained injuries were discharged after being administered first aid. A case has been registered against the driver who is absconding. Police are trying to nab him,” said SP R.P. Pandey.