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MP: 4 of family killed after truck overturns, lands on hut

Press Trust of India  |  Tikamgarh (MP) 

Four members of a family were Monday killed and a minor girl injured after a sand-laden truck turned turtle and landed on their roadside hut in Madhya Pradesh's district, police said.

An said that the of the truck lost control of the vehicle near Taal Lidhora village on Jatara-Chandera road following which it overturned, killing four members of the family on the spot.

station in charge Brajesh Kumar identified the four deceased as (42), his wife (40) and their sons (10) and Dilip (08).

A minor girl who was injured is currently undergoing treatment at the Jatara community health centre, he added.

Singh used to sell from his roadside hut, Kumar said.

The of the truck fled the scene and efforts were on to nab him, the said, adding that a case had been registered and the vehicle had been seized.

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First Published: Mon, October 08 2018. 17:10 IST