Ratlam (Madhya Pradesh):
Six people were killed and 10 were injured, eight of them critically, when a speeding truck rammed a group of people standing at a bus stop in Madhya Pradesh’s Ratlam on Sunday.
The accident happened at a traffic intersection.
A CCTV video of the accident show the truck coming in high speed at the intersection. The heavy vehicle, instead of stopping or slowing down, takes a slight left turn and rams a group of people.
District Collector Narendra Kumar Suryavanshi said six people were killed.
Police officer Abhishek Tiwari said the truck has been impounded.
Vishal, one of the injured, said the speeding truck crushed at least 20 people, news agency PTI reported.
The truck driver fled from the spot. The police said they are looking for him and a case has been filed.
With inputs from PTI