Jaipur road accident: 11 killed, 50 injured

Eleven people were killed and 50 others injured when a truck carrying a marriage party overturned in Rajasthan`s Dholpur district, police said.

Last Updated: May 12, 2011, 12:24 PM IST

Jaipur: Eleven people were killed and 50
others injured when a truck carrying a marriage party
overturned in Rajasthan`s Dholpur district, police said here
on Thursday.

The incident occurred near Arua-ka-Nala area, about 186
km from here, late last night when the victims were returning
to their native village Khedli after attending a marriage
function at nearby Laloni.

"Nine men died on the spot, while two others succumbed to
injuries at a hospital. The injured were rushed to different
hospitals in the district and nearby areas," Kanchanpura SHO
Rajendra Yadav said, adding that only male members were
travelling in the truck.

PTI