Jeep collides with truck in Karnal, 11 killed

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 13:08

Chandigarh: Eleven people, including seven women, were killed and eight others injured when a jeep in which they were travelling in collided with a truck in Haryana`s Karnal district in the wee hours Wednesday.

The mishap occurred when the jeep carrying 21 pilgrims collided with the truck near Pacca Khera village, about 135 km from here, Karnal Police Superintendent of Police Rakesh Arya said.
Four women were among the eleven who died in the accident, he said, adding two seriously injured have been referred to PGIMER here.
The pilgrims were on their way to a shrine in Jind.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 13:08

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