News18»India
1-MIN READ

4 Pilgrims Killed, 6 Injured In Road Accident In UP

4 Pilgrims Killed, 6 Injured In Road Accident In UP

Four women pilgrims were killed and six others injured when their vehicle hit a roadside tree early Wednesday in Bahraich district, police said. The pilgrims, from Siddharthnagar, were returning from Haridwar and the accident happened near Rampurwa Chowki around 4 am, SP Vipin Mishra said.

Bahraich (UP): Four women pilgrims were killed and six others injured when their vehicle hit a roadside tree early Wednesday in Bahraich district, police said. The pilgrims, from Siddharthnagar, were returning from Haridwar and the accident happened near Rampurwa Chowki around 4 am, SP Vipin Mishra said.

All the occupants of the vehicle, including the driver, were rushed to Bahraich district hospital where Neeta Devi (42), Nisha (7), Mishravati (44) and Rita Devi (40) succumbed. Two persons with serious injuries have been referred to Lucknow Trauma Centre and four were undergoing treatment at Bahraich district hospital, the SP said.

It appears the driver fell asleep behind the wheel, he added.

Disclaimer: This post has been auto-published from an agency feed without any modifications to the text and has not been reviewed by an editor


Next Story
Loading...