Sonepat: A Delhi-based software engineer and three members of his family were killed and another seriously injured in a road accident on national highway near here, police said.
28-year-old Anuj, who was employed with a firm in Noida, was killed on the spot when the car in which the family was travelling was hit by a truck on the national highway near Garhi village, about 30 km from here, yesterday.
His wife, Shalu Rani (25), their son Ansh (4) and Anuj`s mother Dhapo Devi (62) too died on the spot, they said.
The family was a resident of Narela in Delhi.
Anita, who received serious injuries in the incident, was taken to a hospital in Panipat and her condition was stated to be critical, police said.
The truck driver escaped after the accident, they said, adding a case has been registered against him.