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Madhya Pradesh: 4 of family killed after truck hit their motorcycle in Sheopur district

All the four family members died on the spot, the official said, adding that the truck driver fled leaving his vehicle behind. The truck was seized and a search was underway for the driver.

PTI | Updated on: Tuesday, June 01, 2021, 12:50 PM IST

A 45-year-old resident of Bardha Bachheri village was going to Kakardha village along with his 40-year-old wife and two daughters  to attend a function when the truck hit their two-wheeler |
A 45-year-old resident of Bardha Bachheri village was going to Kakardha village along with his 40-year-old wife and two daughters to attend a function when the truck hit their two-wheeler |
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Sheopur (Madhya Pradesh): A couple and their two minor daughters were killed when a speeding truck hit their motorcycle while they were going to attend a function in Madhya Pradesh's Sheopur district, police said on Tuesday.

The accident took place around 8 pm on Monday near Kakardha village on the Sheopur-Shivpuri highway, Gramin police station in-charge Gaurav Sharma told PTI.

A 45-year-old resident of Bardha Bachheri village here was going to Kakardha village along with his 40-year-old wife and two daughters, aged 7 and 2 years, to attend a function when the truck hit their two-wheeler, he said.

All the four family members died on the spot, the official said, adding that the truck driver fled leaving his vehicle behind. The truck was seized and a search was underway for the driver, he said. A case was registered in connection with the incident, he said.

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Published on: Tuesday, June 01, 2021, 12:50 PM IST