Nine policemen were seriously injured after a police combat van of zone 11 met with an accident at Bhayandar at 6.30 am on Saturday.

According to police sources, the mishap occured due to a break failure after which the van toppled near Judges Training centre at Bhayander Goari road.

According to the DCP Zone 11 Vikram Deshmaane, the policemen were returning from Urus Bandobast at Manori 'Qader Shah Wali Dargah'

The injured were then admitted to Apex Hospital at Bhayander west.