Five people were killed after a car and KSRTC bus collided near Kottarakara of Kollam district. The accident occurred around 1:30 pm on Saturday.
There were six members in the car, five dead at the spot itself, and one suffered serious injuries. Two women, a child and driver were died at the spot. The deceased are believed to be the members of same family.
Fire Force with the help of locals took dead bodies out of the car. The identities of the deceased are not yet known.
The KSRTC bus was moving from Kottarakara to Thiruvananthapuram. The witness said that, car was moving in a high speed and it suddenly clashed with the KSRTC bus coming opposite to it.