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Motorcycle catches fire after colliding with tractor-trolley, 2 killed

Press Trust of India  |  Bareilly (UP) 

Two persons were killed when their motorcycle caught fire after colliding with a tractor-trolley on the Lucknow-national highway here, the police said today.

(20) and Jitesh (45) were returning from Bareilly last night when their motorcycle caught fire after colliding with the tractor-trolley under station area, they said, adding the of the tractor-trolley sped away after the incident.

Following the incident, locals rushed to douse the flames. died on the spot while Jitesh was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he was declared brought dead, the police said.

An investigation into the incident is underway, they said.

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First Published: Sat, March 10 2018. 13:25 IST