Bettiah (Bihar): Three members of a family were killed and two others injured when a relief train hit a van at an unmanned level crossing between Bettiah and Kumarbagh stations on Saturday, railway sources said.
The train hit the van, carrying five persons, while it was trying to cross the track through an unmanned level crossing.
Three persons - a man, his wife and daughter - died on the spot, while two others were injured.
East Central Railway spokesman Amitabh Prabhakar said the relief train was on way to Mahishi to attend a derailed goods train. PTI