9 pilgrims killed in Haryana accident

Written by: IANS
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Chandigarh, Sep 30: At least nine pilgrims were killed and 14 others were injured when their vehicle collided with a truck in Haryana, nearly 275 km from here, police said on Friday.

The accident took place near Siwani town of Bhiwani district early on Friday.

9 pilgrims killed in Haryana accident

The injured were rushed to hospital in Bhiwani.

Police said that the vehicle, in which the pilgrims from Punjab were travelling after offering prayers at a shrine in Rajasthan, collided with a truck coming from the opposite direction.

The vehicle was further smashed as another truck hit it from behind.


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