Bareilly, Nov 17: At least three people were killed and two others severely injured when a bus carrying pilgrims hit into a roadside tree in Fareedpur area of the district this morning.
The accident occurred on the Lucknow-Delhi National Highway, when the driver of the bus, on its way from West Bengal to Ajmer, lost control over its wheels.
The bus rammed into a roadside tree, killing three people on the spot.
The deceased included Feroz and Durga, while the identity of third pilgrim was yet to be recognised. Two others, who sustained injuries in the incident, had been admitted to hospital.