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5 killed, 22 injured in accident in UP

Press Trust of India  |  Mathura 

Five people were killed and 22 injured in a between a and a pickup near Tentigaon village here, police said today.

According to SDM Varun Kumar, the accident occurred when the people were travelling in the to Hathras after attending a ceremony in Managadhi village.

Its lost control of the speeding vehicle and rammed into the pickup coming from the opposite direction, the SDM said.

Five, including four women, were killed and 22 were injured in the accident, SP (Rural) Aditya Kumar Shukla said.

"Four persons have been hospitalised while rest were allowed to go home after first aid," he said, adding that the condition of two was serious.

Those injured include the pickup truck's

The of the managed to flee after the accident, the SP said.

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 23:50 IST