Three killed in road mishap in Kanpur

Three persons including two brothers were killed in a road accident when their vehicle collided with a truck at Shahzadpur village in Ramabai Nagar distict, police said here Friday.

Updated: Apr 15, 2011, 16:01 PM IST

Kanpur: Three persons including two brothers
were killed in a road accident when their vehicle collided with a truck at Shahzadpur village in Ramabai Nagar distict, police said here Friday.

Ramvriksh, a resident of Gorakhpur, who worked in a
factory in Ludhiana, died of a heart attack on Wednesday. His
three sons Karamchandra, Dinesh and Umesh, who also worked at separate factories, were bringing the body of their father by a private vehicle to Gorakhpur yesterday. They were accompanied by three other persons.

The vehicle in which they were travelling collided with a
truck coming from the opposite direction.

While Karamchandra and Dinesh died on the spot, the
driver was declared dead after he was brought to the hospital.

Five others in the vehicle sustained serious injuries.

The bodies of the deceased have been sent for
post-mortem.

PTI