The accident happened close to Sindkhed Raja city on outdated Mumbai-Nagpur freeway within the district, situated greater than 450 km from the state capital Mumbai, stated an official.
In keeping with official, the bus, belonging to the Maharashtra State Street Transport Company (MSRTC), was going in direction of Mehkar in (Buldhana) from Pune when it collided with the truck.
“Among the deceased were four bus passengers and drivers of both the vehicles,” the official stated.
“The injured people were taken to a hospital in Sindkhed Raja town,” he stated.
(With inputs from PTI)