Ballia (UP), Oct 13 (PTI) Two people died and three more were injured when a truck hit two motorcycles at different places in the district, police said on Tuesday.
They said the incident took place on Monday.
The truck first hit a motorcycle in the Phephana police station area, killing Kashi Chaudhary (45) on the spot, while Hari Yadav sustained injuries, the police said.
Yadav is undergoing treatment at the district hospital, they added.
After this, the truck hit another motorcycle in Chitbara Gaon police station area, killing Bhulan Gupta (50), while two more people were injured, the police said, adding that they have been sent to Varanasi for treatment.
The bodies of the deceased were sent for post-mortem examination, they said, adding that the truck was seized and its driver arrested. PTI CORR NAV IJT