PILIBHIT || Five persons, including three children, were killed in a road mishap in Pilibhit district of Uttar Pradesh in the wee hours of Friday, police said. The car was at a high speed and visibility was apparently poor elating to the mishap. Senior police officers rushed to the accident site to ensure rescue and timely relief.
The accident happened on the highway near the Piparia Navdiya turn. The car first hit a roadside tree and then fell into a ditch. There were ten persons in the car. The injured have been admitted to a medical facility where the condition of two is stated to be critical.
The car belonged to Ashvani Upadhya from Pilibhit and he was returning from a wedding. The deceased have been identified as Amit Kashyap (32), Ashwani Upadhyaya (30), Noni (10, Golu (5) and Luv (5). The injured have been identified as Mini, Rekha Upadhyaya, Sushma, Asha and Uday.