OUR STAFF REPORTER BHOPAL
Five persons died and eight sustained injuries in separate accidents in Narsinghpur and Singrauli districts on Sunday morning.
In Narsinghpur district a tractor trolley was hit by a truck from rear near Dev
ri village under Sautala police station on Sunday morning.
The trolley carrying about a dozen persons overturned resulting in death of three persons and injuries to seven.
According to Suatala police the victims were returning from a family function when the accident occurred.
The injured have been admitted to hospital in Kareli tehsil of the district.
The truck number PB 06 K 2863 was going from Delhi to Nagpur and was impounded by the police. The driver had fled the spot after the accident.
The bodies were sent for post- mortem examination.
In Singrauli two students died on the spot while another sustained injuries when their motorbike was hit by a trailer inAraiya village under Bargama police station on Sunday morning.
The victims were going to appear in Sanskrit board examination on a motorbike when trailer number MH06 AC 5893 going from Bairhan to Rewa hit their motorbike on a culvert.
Those died in the accident were identified as Anil Kumar Vaishya ( 22) and Mahendra Kumar Vaishya ( 26) both residents of Orgarhi village under Bargama police station.
The third victim Shailendra Kumar Vaishya sustained minor injuries in the accident. The driver fled the spot leaving the killer vehicle behind.
The bodies have been sent for post- mortem examination.