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Car kills 2 school kids in NW Delhi

Two students were killed when they were on their way home from school in Jharoda area of northwest Delhi on Thursday afternoon.

delhi Updated: Feb 16, 2012 23:52 IST
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Two students were killed when they were on their way home from school in Jharoda area of northwest Delhi on Thursday afternoon.

The car rammed into a wall after hitting the children, killing the driver. The incident happened around 1pm when a speeding Santro car hit them on their way back home.

The children, identified as Prashant (7) and Himanshu (8), were students of a government primary school in Jharoda.
The driver was identified as Jai Om. “The accident took place metres away from the homes of the two kids. Om, a realtor, belonged to a village in Gurgaon,” said a policeman.

First Published: Feb 16, 2012 23:50 IST