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2 killed, 8 injured after truck rams into autos and bike in Ghaziabad

Two people were killed and eight others were severely injured after a speeding truck trampled two autos and a bike on the flyover near Shaheed Sthal metro station in Ghaziabad on Friday night.

A speeding truck trampled two autos and a bike in Ghaziabad on Friday night. (Picture: Representational)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A speeding truck trampled two autos and a bike in Ghaziabad on Friday night
  • 2 people were killed while 8 others sustained injuries in the accident
  • Truck driver fled the spot after the accident

At least two people were killed and eight others were severely injured after a speeding truck trampled two autos and a bike on the flyover near Shaheed Sthal metro station on GT Road in the Kotwali police station area of Ghaziabad on Friday night.

The accident occurred when the truck driver suddenly hit the back gear of the vehicle, following which the truck ran over two autos and a bike coming from behind. The driver jumped out of the truck and fled the spot.

According to the information received from the police, the truck was speeding on the flyover when the driver suddenly put back gear and the vehicle behind was hit by it. Following this, the truck stopped on the flyover wall after trampling another auto and a bike coming behind, leaving two dead on the spot.

Passersby informed the police about the accident. Subsequently, police reached the spot and took the injured to the district hospital.

(With inputs from Mayank Gaur)

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