Three persons were today killed and one seriously injured when their motorcycle was hit by a bus in the district, police said. The mishap occurred this morning near Tala village, around 40 km away from the district headquarters, a police official said. "The deceased were identified as Ravi Prajapati (18), his sister Monica Prajapati (17) and their cousin brother Jatin Prajapati (7)," said sub divisional officer of police (SDOP) Dipak Mishra. Jatin's elder brother was seriously hurt and he was referred to the district hospital here, the official said. All of them were riding on the same motorcycle.
The bus driver was arrested, he said, adding a case has been registered.
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