As many as nineteen HRTC bus passengers left 19 people injured earlier today when a bus went uncontrolled and hit a rock on a dangerous portion near Bada Kamba, Tehsil Nichar, Kinnaur District of Himachal Pradesh this morning.
A state government spokesperson said that the incident occurred around 0930 hrs when an HRTC bus carrying 24 passengers hit the rock. Fortunately, there have been no reported fatalities at this time.
The injured persons have been swiftly transported to the Primary Health Center (PHC) in Bhaba Nagar for immediate medical attention
. Authorities have been alerted, and response efforts are underway to address the aftermath of the accident.
While the investigation is still ongoing, the causes of the accident have yet to be determined.
The HP State Disaster Management Authority (HPSDMA) has been apprised of the situation; however, no specific assistance has been requested thus far.