10 of marriage party die in road accident in India

10 of marriage party die in road accident in India

Maharashtra - The condition of some of the injured was said to be critical.



By IANS

Published: Sat 12 May 2018, 12:13 PM

Last updated: Sat 12 May 2018, 4:22 PM

 At least 10 revellers of a marriage party proceeding from Latur to Nanded were killed and 13 others injured when their tempo crashed into a truck here on Saturday, an official said.

According to Nanded Police Control official Bhagwan Ade, the accident took place around 9.30 a.m. when the tempo on Latur-Mukhed road rammed into an empty sewage tanker speeding from the opposite direction.

The injured victims, all hailing from Latur's Ausa, have been rushed to hospitals, said Ade.

Efforts were underway to identify the bodies. At least eight of the victims died instantaneously in the crash, while two others succumbed to their injuries during treatment.

The condition of some of the injured was said to be critical.


 


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