The mishap took place when a car in which the forest official Surendra Prasad and his wife Rekha Devi were travelling was hit by a truck from behind. The couple and their driver died on the spot, police said.
The truck driver was arrested and the vehicle seized.
Patna: A forest official and his wife were among three persons killed in a road accident on NH-30 in the district early Thursday.
First Published: Thursday, June 28, 2012, 11:33