Three killed in road mishap in Bhopal

Three persons were killed when the bicycle on which they were travelling was hit by a speeding truck near Ratnagiri here, police said Wednesday.

Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011, 12:13 PM IST

Bhopal: Three persons were killed
when the bicycle on which they were travelling was hit by a speeding truck near Ratnagiri here, police said Wednesday.

The incident took place in the Piplani area last evening
killing a couple and their niece, they said.

Deceased Ganeshram (40) and his wife Sampat (35) were
residents of Lakshmi Nagar and they had gone to a temple with
their niece Muskan (5) on a bicycle when the mishap occurred.

The police have registered a case of negligent driving
causing death against the truck driver.

The truck has been seized and a hunt has been launched
for the absconding driver.

PTI