New Delhi: In a fatal road accident, five persons were killed and more than thirty were injured when a bus collided with a truck in Bahraich district of Uttar Pradesh early on Tuesday.

The incident occurred when a tourist bus carrying more than fifty passengers travelling from Nepal to Delhi collided with a truck coming from Uttarakhand which was loaded with fruits and vegetables on the highway.

Reports said the collision was such that both the dead bodies of the drivers were stuck in the vehicles.

The injured persons have been admitted to the nearest hospital.