Madhubani: A boy was killed and six other
persons were injured today in a road accident at Patghat
bridge on NH-57 in Bihar`s Madhubani district, a police
The mishap took place when a speeding Bolero rammed
into an auto-rickshaw carrying about a dozen passengers,
Bhairavsthan police station in-charge Ramvanshi Ram said.
While an unidentified boy travelling in the ill-fated
auto-rickshaw was killed on the spot, six other passengers
sustained injuries, he said.
The injured were admitted to a hospital for treatment
where the condition of three of them was stated to be serious,
The driver of Bolero escaped with the vehicle after
the accident, Ram said.