3 killed as train rams into truck



Buxar: Three persons were killed and another got critically injured when 12487 UP Jogabani Express rammed into a tractor at Kamarpur halt in Bihar's Buxar district on Friday in foggy conditions, railway sources said.

The tractor was crossing the tracks as the train approached and the driver could not take out the vehicle. Ram Suresh Prasad (45), Sita Devi (30) and Mahendera Kumar (16) were killed on the spot, they said.

The injured was immediately rushed to a Sadar hospital here. The accident occurred due to poor visibility caused by dense fog, sources said.

PTI