You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Five die after being hit by train while crossing tracks

Press Trust of India  |  Chandauli (UP) 

Five persons including a woman and her child were today killed when they were hit by moving trains in two separate incidents here.

In a first incident, three people were killed in Sakaldiha area of Pithapur village while crossing the tracks, police said.

The deceased were identified as Ramsevak (14), Suraj (15) and Laxman (16), all native of Rohna village here.

The victims were returning after working at a marriage ceremony in Paura village last night.

The bodies have been sent for post-mortem, police said.

In another incident, 30-year-old Khurshida along with her 2-year-old son Suleman was killed while crossing the tracks in Chuturbhuj village under Sakaldiha police station here.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Fri, December 02 2016. 16:57 IST