In the Auras police station area of Unnao near the Jamal Nagar village on Lucknow-Agra Expressway, late Thursday night, a bus full of passengers rushed into the container going ahead due to fog. Four died and more than 25 passengers were injured in the accident. The injured were admitted to CSC.
The bus was going to Bihar with riders from Delhi. Due to fog, the bus entered the rear of the container on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway at night. More than 25 passengers, including the bus driver, were seriously injured at the time of the accident. UPIDA personnel and police took out the injured as soon as the information was received. Among the injured, Anil, a bus driver resident of Rampur village in Achalda, Auraiya, died. The CSC doctor discharged the minor injured after primary treatment.
The police arranged for another vehicle and rushed the passengers towards the destination. The container driver escaped leaving the vehicle after the accident. The container is loaded with other vehicles, which the police have taken over the container.