Seven killed in road mishap near Ahmedabad

Seven persons inside the van were killed on the spot, police said.

Updated: Jun 17, 2011, 21:20 PM IST

Ahmedabad: Seven persons including six
women were killed and 12 others injured when a truck collided
with a van near Viramgam in the district on Friday, police said.
The accident took place on the Viramgam-Dhanghadra
Highway, about 60 kms from here.

According to the police, the truck was trying to overtake
another vehicle when it collided with the van coming from
opposite direction.

Seven persons inside the van were killed on the spot,
police said.

The injured persons have been admitted at the V S
Hospital here.

PTI