Nashik, May 9 UNI | 3 months ago

As many as 16 people, including six women, were seriously injured when a tempo carrying a marriage party overturned near Ganeshgaon in Nashik taluka yesterday evening.

According to sources, the tempo carrying the marriage party was returning to Gangamhalungi village after attending the marriage at Ganeshgaon.

The accident took place as the tempo driver was under the influence of alcohol. Tempo driver lost control of the vehicle and it overturned near Ganeshgaon. After accident, local citizens caught the driver and beat him and handed over to the police. The injured have been admitted to Nashik civil hospital. Police have registered complaint against the tempo driver, they added.

(Posted on 09-05-2014)