Jaunpur, Jun 26 (UNI) A middle-aged man and two children were crushed to death and 25 grievously injured in Mugrabadshahpur area, after a truck collided head-on with an overloaded mini-truck here today.
The incident occurred at Jaunpur-Allahabad road, when the mini-truck was returning from Manikpur in Kaushambi, police said.
The truck loaded with domestic gas cylinder dashed against the oncoming mini-truck, killing Rameshwar, Nehadevi and Naveen on the spot.
The injured were admitted in Phoolpur, Allahabad, Mugrabadshahpur and Jaunpur's primary health centres.
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