The deceased have been identified as Volve bus driver, Lakshmaiyya, Chennai passengers, Amit Kumar Singh, Rekha, Nagaraj from Hassan, Vishnupriya, Pankaj, Sachin from Bangalore's RT Nagar. The details of other three passengers are still not known.
"Six of the passengers died on the spot. Four others injured were shifted to hospital. They didnot respond to any medication and breathed their last," said Senior Congress Leader and Chikkaballapur MP, R L Jalappa.