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Seven killed in Bengal road accident

IANS  |  Kolkata 

Three women and four minors have been killed in a road accident in West Bengal's district, police said on Saturday.

The incident took place around 8 p.m. in Chapra on Friday when a battery-operated rickshaw (Toto) was hit by a speeding truck coming from the opposite direction.

"Seven people in a Toto were killed in the head-on collision with the speeding truck," a said.

"Three more persons with injuries were admitted in hospital," he added.

One person has been detained.

--IANS

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First Published: Sat, February 10 2018. 16:14 IST
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