LUCKNOW || One person was killed and five others seriously injured in a road crash on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway on Tuesday, police said. The accident took place at Kirathua village, Karnal in Mainpuri district. The car was being driven by Shefali and she hit the divider apparently after she fell asleep while driving, an official told The News Agency.
The car belonged to New Delhi resident and a senior retired army official Major General Kunal Mukherjee and had Maina Mukherjee, Georgiana Medox, Shaifali in it. The driver Devender Singh was on the wheels but when they reached Agra, Shefali took to the steering wheel and insisted that she drive through the rest of the journey.
The driver died in the mishap while the rest have been rushed to a nearby medical facility in serious condition. Mukherjee and others were from C-33, JVTS Garden, Chatarpur, New Delhi and were headed to Lucknow for some work regarding their NGO.