Hyderabad: Tragedy struck Karnataka after 13 people were killed when two cars collided on the Bangalore-Mangalore National Highway on Friday.
The incident took place when the driver of one of the cars lost control and hit the divider. Such was the impact that the car flipped several times before hitting another car coming from the opposite direction.
Thirteen people travelling in both the cars were killed on the spot. Police immediately rushed to the spot and retrieved the bodies. Traffic on the highway came to a halt as rescuers were trying to remove the mangled cars to clear the road. The families of the deceased were left in complete shock as they got to know about the accident.