Six persons were killed while 13 others received injuries when the driver of a four-wheeler lost controlled resulting in the vehicle turning turtle in Agra late on Sunday night. All the injured were rushed to nearby hospital.
According to the Agra police, Lajjaram, a resident of Pokhar village at Fatehabad, along with his family members had gone to Kela Devi temple to offer prayers on Friday. On Sunday, all the family members were returning after offering prayers on a four-wheeler. On the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday, the driver of the four-wheeler felt sleepy at Dhaulpur locality and lost control from the steering. Resultant which, the speeding four-wheeler turned turtle.
The accident resulted in the death of Lajjaram, his wife Puniya, son Ranjeet, grandson Gautam, grand daughter Roshni and Anil. The accident also led to injuries to 13 other persons. On receiving the information, the police rushed to the spot and admitted all the injured in the nearby hospital. All the bodies have been sent for the autopsy, the police said.
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