A tragic accident occurred on Yamuna Expressway in the early hours of Tuesday. The car going from Agra to Noida collided with the diesel tank of the container going forward at km 160. The car caught fire after the collision. People in it did not even get a chance to get out. Five people in the car were burnt alive. The fire brigade extinguished the fire. Until then the car riders’ skeletons have survived. On Tuesday, on the Yamuna Expressway in Agra, five people in the car, who were victims of the accident, died on the spot due to burns. Three of them are from Lucknow while Amethi and Unnao have one each. Murali Manohar was going to Delhi AIIMS to treat his wife Seema.
The truck took a wrong turn while moving at a high speed, following which the car heading to Lucknow from Agra collided with it, Etmadpur Deputy Superintendent of Police Archana Singh said. People in the car got trapped inside after the crash because of its central lock system, she said.