At least seven persons were killed in two separate road accidents today, police said. In the first incident in Purnea district, four people were killed when two trucks collided on the National Highway 57.
Sub-Divisional Police Officer, Raj Kumar Shah said that all four of them – two drivers and two cleaners – died on the spot.
In the second incident in Khagaria district, three persons were killed and as many injured when an autorickshaw collided with a four-wheeler.
Assistant Sub-Inspector of Chautham Police station, Akhilesh Singh said that while three passengers of the autorickshaw died on the spot, three others were injured in the incident.