Guna, May 14 Eight migrant workers were killed
and nearly 50 others injured when the bus in which they were travelling collided with a truck near Guna town in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday morning, police said.
The accident took place between 3 am and 4 am when the victims were on their way to Uttar Pradesh border from Maharashtra, Cantt police station in-charge Madan Mohan Malviya said.
The injured persons were rushed to a nearby district hospital.
Policemen involved in the rescue work were later quarantined in the wake of the COVID-19 scare, another police official said.