The accident happened as the luxury bus collided with a trailer on the Kedgaon bypass highway. There were 40 doctors on the bus who are attached to Mumbai’s Tata Cancer Hospital, 20 doctors have been injured due to the collision.
While speaking to My Medical Mantra, Superintendent of Police (SP) Ahmednagar, Ranjan Kumar Sharma, “The accident took place in the early hours of Saturday morning at 4 a.m., we sent a team of inspectors on the spot of the accident. The driver of the luxury bus has died. In total, there were 42 people on-board – 40 doctors; one driver and one cleaner. The injured have been admitted to the Nobel Hospital, Apex Hospital, Max Care and Civil Hospital. One of the injured persons is critical and has been kept in the ICU. The doctors who were on-board the luxury bus, work at Mumbai’s Tata Cancer Hospital.”
According to information provided by Tata Cancer Hospital’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), S.H. Jafri, the accident occurred before sunrise, some of the doctors are injured and they are being treated.