Over a dozen people killed in Rajasthan accident

In a major tragedy, as many as 13 people were killed and 15 others were injured as they were mowed down by a truck in Rajastan’s Pratapgarh.

The accident took place on Monday night.

The accident occurred at Pratapgarh-Jaipur Highway in Ambawali village of the district, around 417 kilometres from state capital Jaipur.

It was said that the people, who live in houses along the highway, were walking on the side of the road as part of ”bindoli”.

Bindoli is said to be a wedding procession when the accident took place, as per family sources.

Nine people died on spot and four died on the way to a hospital.

Fifteen people, including the bride, have been injured and they have been referred to hospital, a police official said.

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