Road mishaps claim 13 lives in Rajasthan
(5 months ago)
Jaipur/ Sikar (Rajasthan) , Jan. 3 : At least 13 people died and 14 others got injured in two separate road accidents in Rajasthan.
In Jaipur, eight members of a family were killed including three women and two children after a tempo collided with a truck last night.
The people were returning home after attending a marriage ceremony in Naraina here, when the hapless incident took place.
Six out of the eight died on the spot, while the other two passed away during treatment in a nearby government hospital.
Two other children are seriously injured.
In another incident, five people were killed and 12 others got injured after a tractor trolley collided with a speeding bus in states' Sikar area.
The injured have been admitted to a nearby hospital.
The police are further investigating both the cases.