13 people were killed and at least 20 more injured as a bus collided with a truck in the Indian State of Maharashtra, Report informs citing Interfax.

The bus with 45 passengers on board was on its way from Aurangabad to Shahada settlement. Eight of the passengers are in a critical condition. They receive treatment in the nearby hospital.

Some of the passengers were rescued owing to the prompt actions of local residents who pulled them out of the vehicle.