Road Accident

  • 2 persons killed after being hit by a speeding truck in Rasulpur 23-04-2014 01:17 PM

    Two persons were killed after being hit by a speeding truck in Rasulpur area in Firozabad on Wednesday. Pappu Rathore (35) and Hariom (30), both vendors, were hit by the truck in the morning, police said. While Hariom died on the spot, Rathore was rushed to a nearby hospital, where...
  • 'Indian roads are giant killers', says Supreme Court 22-04-2014 11:38 PM

    Indian roads have proved to be giant killers demanding immediate remedial action, the Supreme Court said and appointed a three-member committee to monitor steps taken by the Centre and state governments to ensure road safety and to curb growing number of accidents. It directed all government departments, which are looking...
  • Three labourers killed in a road mishap 22-04-2014 11:33 PM

    Three labourers riding on motorbike were crushed to death by a SUV at Paldi village in Sirohi district, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place late last night when the labourers were returning from Paldi village to their home in Naradara in Sirohi district when a SUV mowed them...
  • Five killed in truck-auto collision in Nalanda 22-04-2014 04:04 PM

    Five persons were killed in a collision between a truck and an auto-rickshaw in Sursarai area of Bihar's Nalanda district on Tuesday. All the deceased were auto-rickshaw passengers, Sursarai police station officer in-charge Pryadershi said. The truck driver managed to flee from the scene. ~~amp;nbsp; ...
  • Three killed, seven injured as jeep overturns in Ballia 22-04-2014 04:02 PM

    Three persons were killed and seven others injured when a jeep overturned and fell into a pit in Haldi area, police said in Ballia. The vehicle overturned in Bharsauta village on Monday night, they said. While one of the victims has been identified as 70-year-old Sonia, two other are yet...
  • Eight killed, 5 injured in road accident in Bihar 22-04-2014 03:49 PM

    Eight persons were killed and five others injured when a tempo fell into river Panchanse after being hit by a truck in Sursarai area of Bihar's Nalanda district on Tuesday. All the deceased, most of them labourers were travelling in the tempo, Deputy Superintendent of Police Sadar Shams Afroz said....
  • Bus carrying marriage party overturns, one dies, 40 injured 21-04-2014 11:12 PM

    A bus carrying a marriage party overturned in Dankaur village in Greater Noida on Monday, leaving one dead and 40 injured, police said. The bus rammed into a road divider and overturned killing one and injuring 40, they said. The guests were returning after attending the wedding ceremony when the...
  • Bhadohi: Four killed in trucks collision 17-04-2014 11:52 AM

    Four members of a family were killed when two trucks collided in Aurai area in Bhadohi, police said on Thursday. The incident took place last night when two trucks collided near Aurai crossing and ran over four persons sleeping alongside road killing them on the spot. Those killed were identified...
  • Three killed, one injured in a road accident 12-04-2014 02:05 PM

    Three people, including two of a family, were killed and one woman was injured when their motorcycle was hit by another vehicle, police said on Saturday. They said the incident took place in Barhad area on Friday and the deceased have been identified as Vinod kumar (35), Chattu (32) and...
  • Two policemen die as two trucks collide, five injured 11-04-2014 06:18 PM

    Two policemen were killed and five others injured when the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a truck in Ajmer district. The police truck was on its way to Jaipur from Jalore to collect wireless sets for elections last night when it collided with another truck coming from opposite...
  • Driver killed, 2 policemen injured after their jeep rams into a truck 10-04-2014 01:57 PM

    The driver of a mobile police jeep was killed and two policemen were seriously injured in a mishap near Makanpur chowk in Bihar's Navgachhia district, a police officer said. Superintendent of Police (SP) Shekhar Kumar said that a mobile police jeep with three cops rammed into a stationary tractor after...
  • At least 40 cattle charred to death as truck catches fire 09-04-2014 10:40 PM

    40 cattle were charred to death when a a truck which was carrying them caught fire after an accident on NH 31 near Pachgama on Wednesday, police said. The incident took place under Akbarpur police station area when a speeding truck skidded off and hit a stationary motorcycle leading to...
  • Six killed, two injured as jeep falls into gorge 03-04-2014 06:41 PM

    Six persons, including two children, were killed and two others seriously injured on Thursday when the jeep in which they were travelling fell into a gorge in Purola area of Uttarkashi district. The accident occurred when the jeep was going from Damta to Kandari village in the district, police said....
  • Budaun: Six of a family killed, seven others injured in a road accident 02-04-2014 11:48 AM

    Six members of family were killed and seven others injured when a jeep rammed into a tree in Mujaria area, police said in Budaun district on Wednesday. Dhirendra Yadav, Shanker Kashyap, Prem Pal and Ram Niwas were killed on the spot whereas Ganga Singh and Ram Babu died while being...
  • Four die as tractor-trolley overturns in Mahua Khera 31-03-2014 09:22 PM

    Four persons, including two women and a child, were killed and more than 10 injured when the tractor-trolley in which they travelling overturned in Mahua Khera village under Tajganj police station on Monday, police said. The victims were returning home in the wee hours after attending a social function when...
  • Four IIT students on their way to celebrate placements die in an accident 31-03-2014 09:28 AM

    New Delhi: Four IIT-Delhi students have died and two others suffered injuries in a fatal accident on Sunday morning. The incident took place near Jaisalmer, when the Innova in which they were travelling, overturned. All the four students were final year students. They were on a road trip to Rajasthan...
  • 10 killed, 30 injured in tractor-lorry collision 30-03-2014 11:24 PM

    Ten persons were killed and over 30 others injured when a tractor-trolley collided with a lorry near Icchawar town on Sunday, police said. The incident took place when the victims were returning to Ladhawat village after taking bath at Awalighat, a religious place located on the banks of the Narmada...
  • 9 killed, 3 critically injured in jeep-truck collision on Raipur-Jagdalpur highway 30-03-2014 11:20 PM

    Nine people were killed and three others were critically injured when their jeep collided with a speeding truck on Raipur-Jagdalpur national highway in Kanker district in Chhattisgarh on Sunday, police said. The incident took place at around 8:30 pm under Charama police station limits, Kanker Superintendent of Police Rajendra Dash...
  • 4 passengers killed, 24 injured as bus overturns at Chittorgarh-Kota highway 30-03-2014 05:41 PM

    Four passengers, including an infant girl, were killed and 24 others injured when a Volvo bus overturned on Chittorgarh-Kota highway in Rajasthan in the wee hours of Sunday, police said. The deceased were identified as Jamnadas (57), Viond (32), Rajpal (22) and five-month-old Khushbu, all hailing from neighbouring Uttar Pradesh....
  • Four of family die as their motorcycle collided with a car 29-03-2014 09:01 PM

    Four persons, including two women and a child, all belonging to a family, were killed when their motorcycle collided head on with a car on Haridwar-Delhi highway, police said on Saturday. The mishap occurred on Friday near Godavari hotel when Aftab along with his wife, son and another woman relative...
  • Van-truck head-on collision kills two people 26-03-2014 11:25 PM

    Two persons were killed while two others sustained injuries in a road accident involving a trailer and a van on NH-33 under Shyam Sunderpur police station in Ghatsila sub-division, police said on Wednesday. The incident occurred when the van carrying over a dozen of villagers from Kerukocha collided head-on with...
  • Three killed as truck rams into autorickshaw near Haldabazar 22-03-2014 08:16 PM

    Three persons including a child were killed and five others injured when a truck rammed into an autorickshaw near Haldabazar under Maranga police station area in Bihar's Purnia district on Saturday, police said. A three-year-old child identified as Anku, another Chander Mandal (36), a tempo driver were killed on the...
  • 7 killed, 12 injured in two separate accidents in UP 20-03-2014 07:44 PM

    Seven persons were killed and 12 others injured in two separate road accidents in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Thursday. Three persons were today killed and 10 others injured, when their multi-utility vehicle, in which they were going to Haridwar, collided with a truck in Bijnore district, they said. The...
  • Sasaram: Two killed, five injured in truck collision 16-03-2014 10:44 PM

    Two persons were killed and five others were on Sunday injured when two trucks collided near Simaria More in Sasaram district, around 175 km from Patna, police sources said. The two trucks were travelling at high speed when they collided head on with each other near Simaria More. The drivers...
  • 3 persons killed in an ambulance-tanker collision, 4 injured 16-03-2014 07:43 AM

    Three persons were killed and four injured when an ambulance in which they were travelling collided head on with a tanker in the district on saturday, police said. The accident occurred near Toliasar village in Sridoongargarh police station area, when one Sultan along with his relatives was on way to...
  • Sitting MLA and SP LS candidate Mitra Sen Yadav's car mows down 2-year-old boy 10-03-2014 10:27 AM

    A two-year-old boy was mowed down on Sunday by a speeding car allegedly belonging to Samajwadi Party Lok Sabha candidate from Faizabad constituency, police said. "A case has been lodged in this regard. The vehicle that hit the boy was related to SP candidate Mitra Sen Yadav. We taking further...
  • 2 killed, 4 injured in road mishap 08-03-2014 08:33 PM

    Two people were killed and four others, including a Samajwadi Party leader, were on Saturday injured when a sugarcane-laden truck overturned and hit the SUV in which they were travelling, near Munderwa police chowki in Basti, police said. PK Rai, who enjoys minister of state status in Uttar Pradesh government,...
  • Girl killed, 24 others school children injured in road mishap 06-03-2014 09:21 PM

    A young girl was killed on Wednesday and 24 other school children were injured when their vehicle overturned in Nagla Kalua area under Marhara police station, police said. Meghshri (6) was killed and 24 other children, all under 14 years of age, belonging to Seth Gulzarilal Saraswati Shishu Mandir injured...
  • Truck mows down 4-yr-old child, mob torch vehicle 02-03-2014 10:15 PM

    A four-year-old girl was crushed to death by a speeding truck in Indore, triggering protest by the locals, who set afire the vehicle. The child, Kajal Malaviya, was playing outside her house in the Tejajinagar area when the truck coming from the bypass road knocked her down, police said. Agitated...
  • Five die as jeep rams into vehicle carrying marriage party 23-02-2014 03:22 PM

    Five persons were killed and 11 injured when a speeding jeep rammed into a passenger vehicle carrying a marriage party in Madiyaon area, police said in Lucknow on Sunday. The mishap occurred last night when the luxury jeep first hit a divider and then rammed into the passenger vehicle on...