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3 dead in road accident in UP
Lucknow: Three persons were today killed while two were injured when an SUV in which they were travelling hit a stationary truck near Siddhaut village in Ghazipur district, police said.
Akash Singh, Sriram Yadav and Mukesh Rajbhar were killed on the spot when the SUV hit a stationary truck standing alongside road, they said here.
Two persons were injured in the incident and are admitted to a nearby hospital, they said, adding that a probe is on in the matter.
4 injured as bus overturns in Doda district of J-K
Jammu: Four people were injured when a mini bus in which they were travelling skidded off the road and turned turtle in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir today, police said.
The incident happened when the bus was on its way to Bhaderwah, they said.
The injured persons have been admitted to hospital, police added.
28-yr-old killed in road accident in Punjab’s Moga
Moga (Pb): A 28-year-old man was killed after his motorcycle collided head-on with a tractor-trolley coming from the opposite direction near Fatehgarh Panjtoor area here, police said today.
The deceased was identified as Gurbhej Singh, they said adding that the incident occurred yesterday when he was travelling to Shah Bakar village.
On the complaint of father of deceased, a case was registered against the owner of the tractor-trolley, police said.
Six killed, 24 injured as marriage party meets with accident
Buxar: Six persons were killed and 24 others seriously injured when a bus carrying a marriage party fell into a roadside ditch today in Buxar district, about 140 kms west from the state capital.
Buxar District Magistrate (DM) Raman Kumar said the accident occured near Nikarit village and the dead have been identified as Annu Kumar Rai (50), Akhilesh Kumar Rai (55), Viku Rai (16), Avinash Kumar Rai (17), Akhilesh Kumar Rai (30) and helper of the bus Ghanshyam Lal (30).
“The marriage party had come to Buxar district headquarters and was returning to Dehri-on-Sone in Rohtas district after the ceremony was over. The driver seems to have lost control of the vehicle on the Buxar-Kochas road and it fell into a roadside ditch,” Kumar said.
The DM added that 14 of the injured were in a critical condition and they have been referred by doctors to Varanasi in neighbouring Uttar Pradesh for better treatment. The bodies have been sent for postmortem.