MP: Six dead, 3 injured when autorickshaw collides with 2 trucks

SHIVPURI: Six people were killed and three others injured in a collision Monday involving two trucks and an autorickshaw in the Shivpuri district of Madhya Pradesh, police said.

The accident happened in the afternoon near the Purankhedi toll plaza, about 25 kilometers from Shivpuri, when the autorickshaw was going to Lukwasa, said the Kolaras police station in charge of Satish Chouhan.

All the dead and wounded traveled in the autorickshaw. The autorickshaw, after being hit by a truck at high speed, due to the impact it crashed into another truck coming in the opposite direction, he said.

He identified the deceased as Harvilas Goyal, Mukesh Goyal, Makhan Raghuvanshi, Arvind Dhakad, Champalal driver autorickshaw, while a person's identity had not yet been determined.