MP: Three killed as truck's tyre bursts on Jabalpur-Sagar bypass

The accident took place when the youth on their bike were on the way to a food joint.

Published: 14th June 2017 10:47 AM  |   Last Updated: 14th June 2017 11:38 AM   |  A+A-

(File image for representation only | Reuters) A truck driver brushes his teeth next to his parked truck while waiting to get his load cleared to cross a checkpoint at the Commercial Taxes Department check post at Walayar in Palakkad district in Kerala, S

By ANI

DAMOH (MADHYA PRADESH): At least three youth were killed when a truck's tyre burst on Jabalpur-Sagar bypass in Damoh district in Madhya Pradesh on late Tuesday night.
 
The accident took place when the youth on their bike were on the way to a food joint. They were riding beside a truck when suddenly its tyres got burst and the driver lost the control of the huge vehicle.
 
Firstly, the truck collided with the bike and ran over the youth.
 
The driver and the staff managed to flee from the location.
 
The victims belonged to the old thana area in Damoh.
 
Meanwhile, the police have seized truck and have launched a probe into the matter.
 

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