Jaipur: Five killed as truck hits car

The accident happened near Chomu House Circle at around 4 am Tuesday. Police said the truck was overloaded with sacks of salt

By: PTI | Jaipur | Published:June 6, 2017 11:10 am
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Five persons were today killed when an overloaded truck tipped over and crushed their car near Chomu House Circle in the city. Police said they discovered the car underneath the truck only after removing the heavier vehicle. “The car was badly flattened and it was hard to take the bodies out,” said Kamal Nayan, SHO of the accident police station (south). The accident happened at around 4 am Tuesday. Police said the truck was overloaded with sacks of salt.

The deceased were identified as Rahul, Roshni, Jyoti, Nitesh and Sweeti, the SHO said. The car was travelling towards the statue circle, he said. The post-mortem is going on, he said, adding that the truck driver fled after the incident.

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    Bhumika balani
    Jun 7, 2017 at 4:31 pm
    Hey guys . I just wanna say that 5 people died... Who is to be blamed for this... Many of you wi say that.. Relax it was an accident... But... I wanna reveal somthng... That truck which was following the route was not allowed... Truck driver gave bribe to the traffic police .. Not only truck driver... D 👮 is also responsible... Nd... Girl named avantika was alive but... Truck driver jst rushed off.. All I wanna say is 2 change the laws.. And plzzzzzz..... Yeh rishvat khori do..... Aj apki is choti si rishvat s 5 jaane i h... And agr asa hi chlta gya... 5o na jane or kittni note hongi... Plzzzz ... Ap sb jitta ho ske ise share kre... May god bless these souls...
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    freethinker
    Jun 6, 2017 at 12:46 pm
    THIS WAS A PERFECTLY AVOIDABLE ACCIDENT BUT INDIANS PLACE A VERY LOW VALUE ON HUMAN LIFE AND SO LIFE WILL CARRY ON IN THE SAME MISERABLE GROOVE. IT IS THE SAME SICK STORY REPEATED ALL THE YEAR ROUND. THERE ARE TRAFFIC POLICEMEN AT THE ACCIDENT SITE BUT THEY ARE BUSY DOING "OTHER THINGS".
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