In a major mishap, a gas tanker exploded on Yamuna Expressway in the wee hours of Sunday.
It is said that the tanker hit another gas tanker in Surir near Milestone 85, as per local media reports.
It was when the fire began soaring and it engulfed 5 other vehicles.
The fire fighters later brought the fire under control but it is said that three people have been critically injured in the incident.
Police sources said that this is the second such road accident on the Yamuna Expressway to occur in the last two days.
It need be recalled that another accident took place on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday.
It took place on a tourist bus, travelling from Delhi to Kanpur, and it had rammed into a stationary truck on the Yamuna Expressway near Jewar.
In that mishap, four people were killed and 13 were injured in the accident. The injured were rushed to local hospital. >