Kolkata, Nov 1 (IANS) Five people were killed and six others were injured on Sunday after the vehicle they were traveling in collided head-on with a truck in West Bengal’s Bankura district, police said.
The incident happened near Bishnupur, some 140 km from Kolkata.
“The SUV carrying 11 people coming from Bishnupur has hit head-on by a truck. Five people including three of a family have been killed while six others have been admitted to hospital with serious injuries,” said Superintendent of Police S.K. Neelkantam.