A bus collided with a lorry in Uttara Kannada district resulting in the death of 3, and 16 have been severely injured. The road accident occurred between a KSRTC bus, which rammed a lorry carrying a heavy iron block on National Highway 66, at Kumta in Uttar Kannada at The KSRTC bus was on its way to Gokarna from Kumta. As per the preliminary reports, 6 persons are severely injured. The three who died on the spot were the passengers of the bus. Police have registered the case and are investigating.