6 Kid Amongst 14 of Marriage Party Killed as SUV Crashes Into Truck in UP’s Pratapgarh
The incident occurred on the Prayagraj-Lucknow highway around Thursday midnight. (Twitter/@ANI).
The police had to use gas cutters to recover the bodies from the lorry that had turned into a mangled load of iron. It took more than three hours to get the bodies out.
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Fourteen people, including 6 kids, were eliminated when the SUV they were taking a trip in crashed into a parked truck near Manikpur in Uttar Pradesh’s Pratapgarh district. All the deceased were members of a marital relationship celebration and there were no survivors, stated authorities.
The event happened on the Prayagraj-Lucknow highway around Thursday midnight.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed sorrow over the mishap and has directed officials to offer all aid to the families of the victims. He also revealed Rs 2 lakh compensation for the near relative of the deceased.
The cops had to use gas cutters to obtain the bodies from the lorry that had actually become a mangled stack of iron. It took more than three hours to get the bodies out.
Additional Superintendent of Police Anurag Arya said all 14 bodies had actually been sent out for post-mortem.
All the deceased were residents of Kunda in Pratapgarh and were returning after going to a marriage in Nawabganj location.
Sources said that the chauffeur of the SUV probably dropped off to sleep which led to the mishap.
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