The Hush Post: Seven members of a family were killed when a car and a truck banged into each other at Sadhaura in Yamunanagar district on Thursday.
Those dead have been identified as 55-year-old Krishna, 45-year-old Vimla, Surinder, Neelam, Ramesh of Rasulpur village and car driver Kala Ram of Laharpur village.
Three persons sustained serious injuries two of whom later succumbed to their injuries. They were taken to Yamunanagar and Mulana for treatment.
As per the information, Krishna Lal Chachra of Rashulpur and seven members of his family had hired a car to go to Yamunanagar to attend a condolence meeting of a deceased relative.
After attending the condolence meeting, they were on their way home when the car had a collision with a truck near Bala Sundri petrol pump on the Sadhaura-Kala Amb road. The truck driver managed to flee the spot.
The police, with the help of locals, extricated the victims from the car.