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9 people dead in car-truck collision in Rajasthan's Jhalawar; 1 arrested

Apr 21, 2024 10:17 AM IST

At least nine people died in a collision between a car and a truck in Rajasthan's Jhalawar district on Sunday morning.

At least nine people died in a collision between a car and a truck in Rajasthan's Jhalawar district on Sunday morning. According to the police, the victims in the car were returning from a marriage procession when the incident took place.

9 people dead as car collides with truck in Rajasthan's Jhalawar
9 people dead as car collides with truck in Rajasthan's Jhalawar

Jhalawar Superintendent of Police Richa Tomar said that the bodies of the nine people have been sent for post-mortem, reported ANI.

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The police also informed that the accused in the incident have been arrested.

Further details are awaited.

In a similar incident on Saturday, four people were killed after a car hit a motorcycle and a stationary truck in Rajasthan's Dudu town. According to the police, the car's driver was trying to save the biker but lost control of the vehicle which collided with the truck parked on the roadside.

The police said that three people in the car died on the spot while the bike rider died on the way to the hospital.

(With inputs from ANI)

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