Four including a BSP leader die in road accident in Gorakhpur
Gorakhpur: Four people, including a Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader, lost their lives on Tuesday when a speeding car ran into a tree in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur district and was hit by another car, said police.
Apart from the deceased, three others suffered injuries in the accident.
The deceased were identified as Telhu Sonkar (50), Shrawan Patwa (38), Lallu Jaiswal (28) and Dharmveer Sonkar (33). Telhu Sonkar was a corporator of Barhalganj.
The incident took place near Pipra Kachar in Deoria. Gas cutters were used to pull out the bodies from the smashed car.