A girl was killed and five other persons were injured in two separate road mishaps in the district on Monday, police said.
A schoolgirl was crushed to death by a truck in Cantonment police circle area, police said.
The girl was crossing the GT Road when the mishap took place, they said adding, she died on the spot while the truck driver managed to escape.
In another accident, five persons were injured when a speeding truck collided with a tempo-taxi in Bidhanu police circle area, police said.
The injured have been admitted to a hospital in Kanpur.