Returning from marriage, eight of family killed in accidentMay 12th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut, May 12 (IANS) Eight members of a family, including four women and three children, who were returning from a marriage function were killed when a speeding truck rammed into their vehicle here Thursday, police said.
The accident, which also left five injured, took place in Incahauli town, when the truck ploughed into the Tavera car.
“While five people died on the spot, three succumbed while being treated at a hospital,” Superintendent of Police (Rural) H.N. Singh told reporters in Meerut, some 500 km from Lucknow.
“Of the five injured being treated at the district hospital, the condition of three is stated to be critical,” he added.
According to police, the Meerut-based family was returning from a marriage function when the accident occurred.
Police are yet to nab the driver of the truck, who managed to escape after the accident.
- Five die in Uttar Pradesh accident - May 30, 2011
- Eight killed in Uttar Pradesh accident - Jan 21, 2011
- Six killed in Uttar Pradesh accident - May 10, 2011
- Eight die in Uttar Pradesh accident - Aug 12, 2011
- Four devotees die in Uttar Pradesh accident - Apr 06, 2011
- Four killed, 10 injured as trucks collide - Jan 11, 2011
- Three cops killed as truck rams into police station - Jun 16, 2012
- Eight die as truck overturns on hut - Dec 17, 2010
- Four of family killed in Uttar Pradesh - Dec 04, 2010
- 15 students injured as truck hits school bus in Uttar Pradesh - Feb 28, 2011
- Two students killed as truck rams into school bus - Jan 28, 2011
- Four of family killed in Uttar Pradesh accident - Feb 05, 2011
- Truck ploughs into Congress supporters, two die - Dec 27, 2010
- Minor child killed, five injured in accident - Nov 21, 2011
- Five killed in train-tractor trolley mishap - May 27, 2011