The bus was traveling to Udupi from Mysore with employees of the company. The bus continued to work out of the workshop in Kalasa, which was damaged on the way.
The bus was hit by a rock on the roadside instead of steering. It is said that the bus did not slow down. The bus stopped only after it had crashed into a 20-meter rock. The rock-covered side completely collapsed. The injured were admitted to a hospital in Manipal and the others in Karkala.
English summary: Udupi in bus accident killing Nine people