At least 11 people were killed in a road accident near Karnataka’s Dharwad on Friday morning.
The accident happened when a tempo traveller and a tipper wwere involved in a head on collision. Ten women and driver of the tipper have died.
The women belonged to a women’s club in Davangere and were passing through Dharwad to reach Goa.
Five others are seriously injured and two others have minor injuries. They have been shifted to Hubli’s KIMS hospital.
District Superintendent of Police Krishna Kant is currently at the site supervising the rescue and relief operation.
A case has been registered in Dharwad rural police station.