7 killed in road crash in India...

Dhaka, Wednesday   19 January 2022

7 killed in road crash in India

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:25 PM, 14 January 2022  

Photo: Collected

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Seven people have been killed in a road crash in Karnataka in India on Friday. Six of them died on the spot and another died at the hospital while undergoing treatment.

According to a report by NDTV, the accident took place in the morning when a car collided with a road divider near Jagaluru Taluka village in Karnataka.

District Superintendent of Police CB Rishyant said police rushed to the spot after hearing the news. It was learned that the driver was driving being drunk and 13 passengers were asleep.

Police said the passengers were on their way to Bangalore to celebrate Makar Sankranti.

The bodies of the deceased have been sent to the morgue of Jaglu Government Hospital. The matter is under investigation, police said.