Madhubani: Boy killed, 6 injured in road accident



Madhubani: A boy was killed and six other persons were injured today in a road accident at Patghat bridge on NH-57 in Bihar's Madhubani district, a police officer said.

The mishap took place when a speeding Bolero rammed into an auto-rickshaw carrying about a dozen passengers, Bhairavsthan police station in-charge Ramvanshi Ram said.

While an unidentified boy travelling in the ill-fated auto-rickshaw was killed on the spot, six other passengers sustained injuries, he said.

The injured were admitted to a hospital for treatment where the condition of three of them was stated to be serious, he said.

The driver of Bolero escaped with the vehicle after the accident, Ram said.

PTI