4 killed, 20 injured as tractor trolley rams into truck in UP’s Sitapur | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: At least four people were killed and 20 others injured when a tractor trolley ferrying them rammed into a truck in Sitapur district in the wee hours of Thursday.
The incident was reported from Sidhauli police station area of Sitapur district. “Five others who sustained serious injuries were shifted to KGMU Trauma Center in Lucknow,” said the police.
Ghule Sushil Chandrabhan, superintendent of police, Sitapur, said that as per preliminary reports, the tractor trolley ferrying around 35 passengers was coming from Shahjahanpur and going towards Dewa Sharif in Barabanki.
“Around 2am, when the tractor reached Sidhauli on Barabanki road, a truck coming from opposite direction rammed into it. The impact was such that the tractor was reduced to a pulp and passengers fell on the road,” said the officer.
Locals informed the police following which all the victims were taken to CHC Sudhauli, where doctors declared four dead and referred five others to KGMU Trauma Center in Lucknow.

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