Five killed in road accident in Raebareli
Uttar Pradesh

Five killed in road accident in Raebareli

Agency News

Rai Bareli, Feb 14 : Five members of a family were killed when a car rammed into a truck in the Bachrawa area of this district in Uttar Pradesh in the wee hours on Thursday.

Police said that the accident happened when the car, en route to Kanpur, hit a stationary truck near Kundanganj on the Lucknow-Prayagraj National Highway at around 4.30 am. The car was badly damaged in the accident.

Five people, including a minor were killed in the accident, while one other was critically injured. The deceased have been identified as Vibhuti Sharma (68), his wife Madhuri Sharma (65), daughter-in-law Kamal Sharma (38), one-and-a-half-year-old grandson and driver Alok (34).

Another injured, a two-and-half year old baby has been admitted to the Trauma Center in a critical state. According to the police, four among the dead were the residents of Prayagraj, while the car driver was a resident of Kanpur. (UNI)