Three persons were killed and a dozen others injured when a loaded truck hit them near Gobindpur on the Grand Trunk road in Dhanbad district on Tuesday.
The Howrah-bound truck coming from Punjab somersaulted after hitting a road divider killing three labourers on the spot and injuring 12 others, police said.
The labourers were standing on the G T Road to board buses.
The injured were admitted to hospitals where the condition of two persons was stated to be serious.
The police had a tough time to pacify the crowd after the accident.