Bulandshahr, May 22 : Two migrant workers were killed while 12 others sustained injuries when a vehicle carrying them overturned at the Ahmedgarh-Shikarpur road in this Uttar Pradesh district on Friday.
Senior Superintendent of Police Santosh Kumar Singh here said that several migrant workers were en route to Bijnor from Gujarat's Surat in a pick-up vehicle, this morning.
Meanwhile, the vehicle went out of control and rammed into an electricity pole and subsequently turned turtle near the Kharkhoda village at the Shikarpur-Ahmedgarh road in the Ahmedgarh area. Two workers were killed on the spot in the accident while 12 others were injured. Police reached the spot and rushed the injured to the hospital. After filling a Panchnama of the deceased, the bodies have been sent for post-mortem.
Upon receiving information, District Magistrate Ravindra Kumar and the SSP reached the spot and carried out a ground inspection. They also went to the hospital to visit the injured. (UNI)