Four killed in road accidents in Yavatmal



Yavatmal: Four persons were killed and 13 others injured in two separate incidents in Maregaon tehsil here, police said Friday.

Two persons were killed and 11 others injured when the car carrying them rammed into a tree near Maregaon tehsil here on Tuesday, they said.

The incident occurred when the driver of the vehicle lost control over the steering following which the vehicle rammed into the tree Hemlata Vishvanath Khobragade and Maroti Indurkar on the spot, they said.

The 11 injured were given first aid at the Maregaon government hospital and later shifted to Chandrapur for further treatment, police added.

In an other incident, two labourers were killed and two others injured when the tractor carrying them overturned at the Rampur Ghat in Maregaon tehsil yesterday, police said.

The driver of the vehicle lost control over the steering following which the tractor fell into a valley killing Pradip Gajanan Meshram (27) and Suresh Lalu Tekam (30).

PTI