One man killed, 18 others injured in road mishap

Banka: One person killed and 18 others injured in two road accidents in Bihar's Banka district Wednesday, the police said.

A jeep rammed into an autorickshaw near Gurudham locality under Baousi police station amd an occupant of the three-wheeler died on the spot and six others sustained injuries.

The body has been sent for post-mortem and the injured were admitted to hospital, the sources said.

In another accident, about 12 persons were injured after a speeding bus overturned into a roadside ditch near Keria locality under Town police station, the sources said.

The injured persons were rushed to a government hospital.