Twelve people dead and Six injured in a road accident in Bihar

Patna, 11 June-2014, IANS: At least 12 people were killed and six others seriously injured on Wednesday when a speeding passenger van collided with a truck in Bihar’s Lakhisarai district, police said.

Twelve people dead and Six injured in a road accident in Bihar

Tweleve people dead and Six injured in a road accident in Bihar

Lakhisarai Superintendent of Police Ashok Kumar Singh said the accident took place near Mahrath village when a speeding van, crowded with passengers, collided head-on with a truck coming from the opposite direction.

He said eight people were killed on the spot and four others died later in the hospital where they were admitted. The six injured were being treated in the hospital.