13 killed, 26 injured in mishaps at Churu
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Last Updated: Thursday, May 27, 2010, 18:57
Jaipur: Thirteen persons, including two kids, were today killed and 26 others injured in two separate mishaps in Rajasthan's Churu district, police said.

In the first incident which took place near Bhanipur area, two passenger vehicles collided head-on, while a third vehicle coming from behind overturned while trying to avert a possible collision.

Thirty three passengers were travelling in the three vehicles, and ten out of them, including two kids, were killed on the spot while 23 others were hospitalised, they said.

Passengers in two vehicles, one which collided and another overturned, were on their way to a neaby village to attend a marriage function.

In an another incident near Lasedi village in the same district, three persons were killed and as many injured when a jeep in which they were travelling had a head-on collision with a Rajasthan Roadways bus.

The victims were returning home in Haryana from Jhunjhunu when the mishap took place, they said adding condition of injured was stated to be stable.


First Published: Thursday, May 27, 2010, 18:57

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