At least seven people were killed, while five others were injured in a road accident in Madhya Pradesh on Monday. According to the details, the accident was reported from Satna in the state, where a car collided with a dumper truck.
All those injured were shifted to a hospital in Rewa for treatment.
The victims were returning after attending a condolence meeting in Panna district when their Balero was hit by the speeding truck at the Rerua turn. Following the accident, the truck driver escaped after leaving the vehicle behind, the police said.
Nagod police station incharge RP Singh said that all seven dead were residents of Rewa district. He said the four injured were rushed to a hospital.