7 members of marriage party die in road accident

Seven members of a marriage party were killed and four others got seriously injured, when a jeep in which they were travelling was hit by a truck on Basti-Siddhartnagar road this morning, police said.

india Updated: Nov 19, 2010 10:27 IST
PTI

Seven members of a marriage party were killed and four others got seriously injured, when a jeep in which they were travelling was hit by a truck on Basti-Siddhartnagar road this morning, police said.

The accident took place near Datiya crossing in Rudauli police station area, Superintendent of Police Rajesh Modak said.

The injured were admitted to a hospital, where they are said to be in a critical condition, the SP added.

First Published: Nov 18, 2010 16:13 IST