Four of family, including infant girl, killed in UP accident

Police said the rickshaw the family was travelling in was hit by a car on Meerut-Karnal highway in Muzaffarnagar.

lucknow Updated: Mar 30, 2018 11:45 IST
Press Trust of India, Muzaffarnagar
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The driver of the car which hit the rickshaw has been at large, police said.(HT/Photo for representation)

Four members of a family, including a 10-year-old boy and his infant sister, were killed after their rickshaw was hit by a car on the Meerut-Karnal highway in Muzaffarnagar, police said on Friday.

The accident took place on Thursday evening near Loi village.

Rajendra (35), Rekha (32), their son Savan and three-month-old daughter Payal were killed, police said, adding that the car’s driver is at large.

In Shamli district, Salim Khan (38), his wife Naseeba (26) and their 12-year-old son Mujib were injured after their scooter was hit by a truck on Chosana Road on Thursday night, police said.

They were admitted to a local hospital.

First Published: Mar 30, 2018 11:45 IST