Narrow escape for 50 passengers

PRECARIOUSLY PLACED:The bus which met with  

Special Correspondent

RAMANATHAPURAM: It was a narrow escape for at least 50 passengers of a State transport corporation bus, which was involved in an accident on the Pamban road bridge near here on Monday.

Sources said the bus, after hitting a stationary van, was dangling precariously from the bridge.

It was proceeding to Rameswaram from Tiruchi. Fourteen persons were injured and have been admitted to the Government Hospital in Ramanathapuram.