Hardoi: In the Hardoi district of UP, the country's largest state, the bus carrying the processions collided with the motorcycle near Tutiyara of Kachhauna police station area on Lucknow Hardoi road. Thereafter, a huge fire broke out. The motorcyclist died on the spot. There were firecrackers in the bus. After some time the bus completely burnt down. People saved their lives by jumping out of the window. After the incident, there was a huge jam on the highway. After Tahrir, Kachhauna police reached the spot with fire brigade and got the fire under control.
The procession of Sandeep alias Bauwa son Hazari from Hindu Kheda village of Kachhona police station area was going to Shivnagar village of Sandila police station area. Meanwhile, a motorcyclist came from the front near Tutiyara village of Kachhauna police station area on Lucknow Hardoi road. The motorcycle and the bus collided head-on. In this accident, the motorcycle rammed under the bus, due to which the petrol tank exploded and the bus along with the motorcycle caught fire. There was chaos in the processions after the bus caught fire. The procession somehow saved their lives by jumping off the bus. A person Shobhit Kumar Niwari Hindukheda got injured while jumping from the bus.
Due to the fire, it started burning only with smoke. Fireworks were also kept in the bus, due to which the fire spread rapidly. The highway was jammed after the bus caught fire. People reported the matter to the police. Kachhona Kotwali police reached the spot along with fire brigade and got the fire under control. The motorcycle rider who died in the accident has been identified as Devansh Pandey, a resident of Nawada Shekha Katra Chand Kha of district Bareilly. He was identified from the Aadhar card received from the deceased. At present, the police is involved in the investigation of the whole matter.