Eight killed in mishap in Uttar Pradesh

Eight persons, including three children, were killed and six others injured after being run over by a speeding jeep in Nanpara area in Bahraich, police said.

PTI| Last Updated: May 13, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

Bahraich: Eight persons, including three children, were killed and six others injured after being run over by a speeding jeep in Nanpara area here, police said on Tuesday.
The mishap took place on Monday evening when the victims were walking alongside a road in Bechaipurwa village, Deputy SP Aslam Khan said.
The jeep driver, who was also injured in the accident, has been detained.