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6 dead, 2 injured in road accident on Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway

The mishap took place around 4:30 PM near Amboli village in Kasa police station limits in the district's Dahanu tehsil.

6 dead, 2 injured in road accident on Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway
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Palghar: At least six people died and two others were seriously injured in a road accident on Friday evening on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway in Maharashtra's Palghar.

According to police, the mishap took place around 4:30 PM near Amboli village in Kasa police station limits in the district's Dahanu tehsil.

"Two cars and a motorcycle collided leaving six persons dead and two injured," a senior police official was quoted as saying by PTI.

 

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Two people, who sustained serious injuries, were immediately rushed to a nearby hospital.

Meanwhile, the dead bodies have been sent for post-mortem. 

''More details about the incident and the victims are being collected," Palghar Police PRO, Hemant Katkar, said.