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Six killed, three injured as speeding truck hits car in Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur

All the victims are residents of Sitamarhi district in Bihar and were returning from a wedding ceremony.

Edited By: Arushi Jaiswal @JaiswalArushi Jaunpur Updated on: March 10, 2024 11:58 IST
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Jaunpur: As many as six people, including two women, were killed and three others were injured after a truck allegedly hit their car in Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur district on Sunday.

A total of nine people, including a child, from Bihar's Sitamarhi, were in the car when it met an accident at around 2.30 am today. Out of these nine people, four men and two women died on the spot while a man, woman, and child were injured. The condition of all three injured was said to be critical. They were referred to the Varanasi Trauma Center for treatment.

All the victims were going to their homes after attending a wedding ceremony. The deceased have been identified as Gajdhar Sharma (60) and his son Anish Sharma (35), Jawahar Sharma (57) and his 17-year-old son, Sonam (34) and Rinku (32), all residents of Bihar's Sitamarhi district.

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