One killed in car-truck collision near Taradevi

Shimla/November 6 (NG News)
One person was killed while another suffered injuries in car-truck collision near Taradevi PWD Workshop in Shimla on Thursday.

As per reports, Shiv Kumar along with Mahender were going towards Shoghi when their Maruti car (HP53-1157) was hit by a truck

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Shiv died on the spot while Mahender has been admitted in IGMC Shimla for medical treatment and his condition is said to be serious, police said.

“As the accused driver Tilak Raj was driving the vehicle rashly, he could not control the truck at a curve and collided with car that was coming from opposite direction,” police said.

The accused has been arrested by the police and a case under sections 279, 337, 304A of IPC has been registered against him.