Four of marriage party killed in road accident

By Abha Manakatala - Sat Jun 13, 11:34 am

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Four members of a marriage party were killed and 11 were injured when a van overturned near Gopidih in adjoining Seraikela-Kharswan district, a senior police officer said.

The van was carrying members of a marriage party from Galudih, near Jamshedpur to Bababamboo in Seraikela-Kharswan district when the accident took place.

The police said in an attempt to overtake the van, a speeding vehicle coming from behind went ahead and suddenly stopped. The van, which was also in high speed, applied brake to prevent collision but overturned, said the police.

While two persons were killed on the spot, two others died of injuries in the hospital, added the police.

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