Uttar Pradesh | Car plunges off bridge in Jaunpur; one killed

Sakshi Chaturvedi

Sakshi ChaturvediBy Sakshi Chaturvedi

Published on 27 Nov 2017 5:55 AM GMT

Uttar Pradesh | Car plunges off bridge in Jaunpur; one killed
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Jaunpur: A man lost his life and his wife and two children were critically injured when their car fell from a bridge in Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Monday.

The incident took place on the Dhaniya Mau bridge around midnight on Sunday. A container coming from behind also fell from the bridge on the car below, smashing it completely.

The 39-year-old Car owner identified as Sharad died on spot while while his wife Pragati (35) and children Sauda(7), and Shamli(4), were critically injured.

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Two JCB's were pressed into service to remove the container from over the car after which only the rescue operation could be undertaken.

It was a tough time pulling the injured from the mangled car. The deceased was from Varanasi.

Sakshi Chaturvedi

Sakshi Chaturvedi

A journalist, presently working as a Sub-Editor at newstrack.com.

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