Eight of a family killed in UP road accident
The accident occurs when the family was travelling to Etah to immerse the ashes of a family member in the Ganges.Updated: Feb 04, 2008 18:06 IST
Eight members of a family was killed and four seriously injured in Uttar Pradesh on Monday when the car they were travelling in rammed into a stationary truck.
The accident occurred near Saiyan, nearly 22 km from Agra, when the family was travelling to Soron, a pilgrimage point in Etah district, to immerse the ashes of a family member in the river Ganges.
The four injured have been admitted to SN Medical College in Agra.
Police officials here ascribed driver fatigue as a probable cause of the accident.