At least 4 people including two women were killed and 60 others were injured in a head-on collision between a van carrying mill workers and a government bus on Monday. The accident took place at Sevugampatti Pass on the Batlagundu-Dindigul highway in Madurai district in Tamil Nadu. Eight people who were seriously injured have been referred to the Madurai Rajaji Government Hospital.
The van was heading to a private mill with about 15 workers, collided with a TNSTC bus bound for Theni from Dindigul. The victims who were killed were identified as Suresh (van driver), Latha, Suguna and Kalidas.