Man killed in

car-bus smash

P. Ganesan (40), clerk of Pottalpatti panchayat near Usilampatti, was killed in a road accident involving his car and a private bus near the Madurai Kamaraj University on Tuesday evening.

The police said that the car was proceeding towards Madurai while the bus was going to Cumbum from Madurai. Following a head-on collision, the car was run over by the bus and overturned. Two children of Mr. Ganesan, who sustained injuries, were admitted to the Government Rajaji Hospital. Eight passengers of the bus also sustained minor injuries.

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