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In India the wedding overturned truck: tens victims

07 March 2018

At least 20 people were killed after a truck they were travelling in fell into a drain in Gujarat's Bhavnagar on Tuesday.

Authorities say it was carrying 60 wedding guests, mostly women and children.

"The truck fell on a concrete base under the bridge on the Bhavnagar-Rajkot highway".

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"Prima facie, the driver of the truck lost control due to drowsiness, leading to the accident", Superintendent of Police of Bhavnagar district, PL Mal told The Indian Express.

Family members said that the groom, Vijay Vaghela, 23, was driving in a separate vehicle with his brother at the time of the accident and that they did not tell him about the accident until after the wedding ceremony.

Among those injured, eight were reported to be in a critical condition, minister of state for home Pradipsinh Jadeja said, adding that the deceased included four children and eight women.

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"Twenty-six people died on the spot, while five died at the hospital during treatment".

District Collector Harshad Patel informed about the deaths in the unfortunate accident. Other injured victims have been rushed to hospital.

Victims were lifted using a crane by the rescue officials who reached the spot of the accident. "May those who have been injured recover at the earliest", read his official Twitter handle.

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In India the wedding overturned truck: tens victims