Nine killed, six injured in vehicle collision due to dense fog

The Lucknow-bound bus dashed against the jeep in Chokaghat area.

india Updated: Feb 01, 2017 17:24 IST
PTI, Barabanki (UP)
Accident,Fog,Dense fog
A state-run bus hit a jeep near here due to poor visibility because of dense fog.(PTI photo)

Nine people were killed and six others injured on Wednesday when a state-run bus hit a jeep near here due to poor visibility because of dense fog, the police said.

The Lucknow-bound bus dashed against the jeep in Chokaghat area under Ramnagar police station, claiming the lives of nine passengers in the jeep, they said.

Six others injured were hospitalised.

First Published: Feb 01, 2017 17:24 IST