Two women died after a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus driver hit them while reversing the vehicle at a bus stop in Tumakuru district on Friday, said police
According to Tumakuru city police, the deceasedwere the residents of K Shettihalli village in Karnataka’s Mandya district — were en route to the Maha Lakshmi Temple in Tumakuru’sGoravanahalli.
“The two women who died in the incident were hit by the KSRTC bus driver while reversing the vehicle at the bus stop in Tumakuru. Several people were trying to board the bus when the accident took place,” said police.
After the incident occurred, the driver ran away.