Car falls into Ganga canal in Muzaffarnagar, three of family killed

Three members of a family, including two children, were killed and another was injured when the car in which they were travelling fell into Ganga canal near Dahkheri village here, police said today.

PTI| Updated: Sep 12, 2016, 12:04 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: Three members of a family, including two children, were killed and another was injured when the car in which they were travelling fell into Ganga canal near Dahkheri village here, police said today.

The incident occurred last night under Sikhreda police station area when the?victims were on their way to Kaliyar Sharif from Meerut district.

On receiving information, police rushed to the spot and started rescue operations. The three bodies were recovered from the canal.

The deceased were identified as Rizwana (28), her daughter Shahana (7) and son Shahnawaz (2).

Rizwana's husband Javed escaped with injuries.