Sultanpur: One person was killed and five others were injured in an attack by a wild boar in Kuchmuch village, police said Friday.
The boar attacked six persons working in the agriculture fields yesterday, police said, adding that the villagers fired in the air to scare away the animal.
One of the two seriously injured who were rushed to Lucknow Trauma Centre died on the way. Four others were undergoing treatment at the District Hospital here.
Meanwhile, the locals blocked the national highway demanding compensation for the victims.