2 killed in accident in Maharashtra
Two people, a mother-son duo, were killed when their car collided with a truck, near Lasalgaon in Nandgaon taluka of the district on the Vinchur-Yeola road yesterday.
According to police sources, the speeding car was going to Mukhed from Vinchur village and a sand-laden truck was also proceeding the same way. Both vehicles collided with each other, causing the truck driver to apply the brake suddenly.
Two injured passnegers died on the way to Gramin hospital at Nifad.
The deceased were identified as Sunil Vishwasrao Ahir (50) and his mother Ashalata Ahir (67), residents of Mukhed village in Yeola taluka.
Police have arrested the truck driver and booked a case against him.
Further investigations are on, the sources added.
(Posted on 16-04-2014)