Three killed after being hit by truck in UP

Three persons were Thursday killed and another was seriously injured when a truck hit them at a national highway here, police said.

Last Updated: Mar 17, 2011, 15:54 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: Three persons were Thursday
killed and another was seriously injured when a truck hit them at a national highway here, police said.

The incident occurred this morning near Khatoli bypass on Delhi-Dehradun national highway, they said.
Two persons were changing a tyre of one of the truck when another speeding truck carrying iron rods crushed them to
death. The driver of the standing truck also died on the spot.
The deceased have been identified as Pankaj, Nadeem
and Ajay. Police has registered a case in this connection.

PTI