Pune: Five persons died and four sustained severe injuries in an accident between a truck and an SUV on Ahmednagar-Solapur highway at Karjat village in Ahmednagar district early on Saturday.
The deceased were on their way to home from Shirdi. Meanwhile, the injured were admitted to the government hospital in Ahmednagar.
The incident occurred when the driver of the Tavera SUV was changing its tyre.
Nine members of the same family were traveling on the Tavera when the accident took place.