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Two killed, 10 injured in Panipat accident

chandigarh Updated: Sep 23, 2012 17:07 IST
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At least two pilgrims were killed and nearly 10 others sustained injuries in a road mishap on the National Highway-1 in Panipat in the wee hours of Sunday.

Deceased included a 13-year-old child.While four critical injured pilgrims were rushed to the PGIMER, Chandigarh.

According to the reports, the victims were residents of Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh and were returning to their homes after attending a religious function in New Delhi.

According to the police, pilgrims stooped their tractor trolley on the elevated highway for a while when a speeding truck rammed into them.

There were nearly 24 pilgrims travelling in the trolley and were heading towards Yamunanagar to reach Saharanpur.