A State Transport Corporation bus that was on its way from Thirukkoilur to Ulundurpet on Saturday fell into a lake, injuring 25 passengers.

Police said that the bus left Thirukkoilur carrying 52 passengers. While nearing Kiliyur, the driver reportedly lost control of the vehicle. The bus skidded down a bund and fell on its side into the lake.

However, the lake had hardly two-foot-deep water. The injured were taken to the Ulundurpet Government Hospital for treatment.

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