A major accident claimed five people and left 18 others as injured on the crucial Lucknow-Agra Expressway in Mirzapur Ajigawan village.
The accident took place at the spot when vehicles collided.
The incident took place at about 2 am when a truck carrying pipes lost control and hit a divider.
As pipes got scattered on the Expressway, a bus coming from behind overturned and hit a car from the back.
Three women and two children were among those killed on the spot while 18 others were injured in the incident, senior official Ambrish Bhadauria