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5 killed in UP road accident

IANS  |  Lucknow 

Five persons, including a two-year-old, were killed when a car rammed into a stationary truck parked on the road side in Uttar Pradesh's district on Thursday, police said.

It took the police more than two hours to pull out the dead from the mangled remains of the vehicle. All the deceased are from GTB Nagar locality in Prayagraj and were going to meet a relative when the accident took place near Kundanganj village.

The deceased have been identified as Vibhuti Sharma (40), his wife (38), their two-year-old daughter, an unidentified woman and (27). Their five-year-old daughter has been admitted to a nearby medical facility where her condition is critical, an official told IANS.

of Police said they are looking for the truck driver, who fled the crime scene, as he had parked the truck on the road which led to the accident.



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First Published: Thu, February 14 2019. 13:36 IST