The Hush Post| 18:17 pm |one-minute-read
In a tragic incident, a school kid died after a delivery truck hit a school van on Tuesday near Tarapur Chowk in Delhi.
A Maruti Echo van, with ten students of Rosary School inside, was hit from behind by a delivery truck on Tuesday afternoon. The truck was reportedly overloaded with goods. The school van had just left the school premises.
The van flipped at least thrice before coming to a halt a short distance away. The eight-year-old child was rushed to the trauma center of a nearby hospital but was declared brought dead. Other children in the van, including the driver, also received serious injuries.
According to eyewitness accounts, both the drivers drivers were guilty of speeding which led to the accident. The driver of the delivery truck, who was also injured, has been arrested.