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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.

india Updated: Feb 04, 2008 18:06 IST

IANS
Hindustantimes
         

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.