Jind: A tragic incident has been reported in Jind, Haryana. Six persons riding the pickup were killed on the spot in the collision of a truck and a pickup here. 17 people are said to be seriously injured. All those who died are said to be from the same family. All were returning from Haridwar after immersing the ashes after the death of the head of the family. The accident occurred due to the driver's nap.
A tragic accident took place near village Kandela on the Jind-Chandigarh road on Tuesday morning. The truck and the pickup collided. The collision was so loud that the sound was heard even in the nearby village. All are said to be residents of Narnaund village in the Hisar district. The injured said that Pyare Lal, a resident of Village Narnaud in Hisar district, had died in the past few days. On Monday, the family members had gone to Haridwar in a pick-up car to immerse the ashes.
On Tuesday morning, when Narayan was returning from Haridwar, the pickup collided head-on with a truck going towards Kaithal from Jind near village Kandela| The front portion of the pickup was completely shattered in the accident| A dial 112 team reached the spot and the injured have been admitted to the civil hospital. While doctors declared six dead, 17 injured are undergoing treatment at the civil hospital.