Eight killed in bus-lorry collision in TN

, 5:39 PM IST

Madurai: Eight persons were killed and more than 30 injured in a collision between a bus and a cement-laden lorry near here today, police said.

The state transport bus was bound for Kumily in Kerala from Rajapalayam and the mishap occurred at T Kallupatti, 40 kms from here, this afternoon, they said.

The injured have been admitted to hospitals, police said.