Five killed in Punjab jeep-truck collision

Tarn Taran (Punjab), Feb 13 (IANS) At least five people, including three women, were killed and six injured when their jeep collided with a truck near Hari-ke-Pattan town in the border district of Tarn Taran in Punjab Saturday.

A police officer said the victims were heading for a wedding ceremony when the accident took place. Tarn Taran is 290 km from state capital Chandigarh.

The injured were rushed to government hospitals here and in Amritsar.

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