13 killed as train hits jeep at unmanned crossing in UP


By: Press Trust of India | Maharajganj |

May 9, 2014 9:54:51 am

train-main The jeep was returning from a marriage function.

Thirteen people were killed and three others seriously injured on Friday when a train rammed into a jeep at a unmanned railway crossing in Kothipur area here.

The incident took place at 1 AM when the jeep carrying 16 persons was returning from a marriage, said police.

While 13 people died on the spot, three others were rushed to a hospital where their condition stated to be the serious.

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