14 Including Six Children Killed In Road Accident In UP’s Pratapgarh

Pratapgarh: Fourteen people, including six children, were killed in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh’s Pratapgarh after their car rammed a truck on the highway late on Thursday.

All the occupants of the SUV died in the crash and several others have been injured.

According to sources, the mishap occurred around 11.45pm on Thursday on the Prayagraj-Lucknow highway near Deshraj Inara village.

All victims were returning home to their village in Kunda in the district after attending a wedding.

Reportedly, the truck had been parked at the side of the highway due to a punctured tyre when the SUV rammed it from behind. Half of the car was pulled out in a mangled state from under the truck later by police officials.