4 children killed as roof of shelter collapses

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 - 19:17

Jamui (Bihar): Four children were killed and five others injured in Tuesday after a construction vehicle rammed into a shelter which fell on them in Bihar`s Jamui district, police said.

The mishap took place as the vehicle rammed into the shelter in Sukhasan village causing its roof to cave in trapping under the debris some children and other people sitting there, a police officer said.
While four children were killed on the spot, five others, including an elderly person, sustained injuries and they were admitted to nearby hospitals.

Efforts were on to ascertain the identity of the victims.
PTI



First Published: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 - 19:17

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