17 killed as bus hits the divider

At least 17 people were killed and a few other were injured in a tourist bus accident. The private Volvo was traveling from Rajasthan’s Jaipur to Farukkhabad in Uttar Pradesh. The accident occurred near Kiratpur village around 5am this morning. Passengers accused that the bus was speeding at the time of accident. It overturned as the driver hit the divider unable to control the speed. The incident took place close to Kiratpur police chowki near Mainpuri's Thana Dannahar. Many passengers were reportedly traveling on the roof top of the bus.