Two passengers were killed and at least seven others injured when a speeding private bus hit a road divider on Mumbai-Pune Expressway this morning.
The mishap occurred near Odoshi village. The bus was heading for Mumbai from Karnataka.
The bus was carrying about 30 passengers, some of whom were thrown out of the vehicle due to impact of the accident, police said.
The condition of three of the injured was stated to be serious, they said.
The injured passengers have been admitted to a nearby hospital.