New Delhi: At least two people were killed and 21 others injured after three vehicles collided near Uchipuli in Tamil Nadu’s Ramanathapuram district, news agency ANI reported. The incident took place in the early hours of Tuesday.

More details are awaited.

In an earlier incident which took place, at least five people were killed, while 10 others injured in a road accident after two vehicles collided with each in Nagpur’s Umred in Maharashtra. Passengers travelling through the route and the others who were injured in the accident were rushed to Umred Rural Hospital. They had to undergo medical treatment. The local police rushed to the spot to bring the situation under control. The bus reportedly collapsed in the accident after the driver lost his control over his vehicle. Three of the injured victims were transferred to Nagpur after their health condition deteriorated.