Nashik, Feb 21 (PTI) Three persons were killed and 23 others injured when a tempo carrying a marriage party collided against a truck on Sinnar-Sangamner Road, police said today. Also Read - Maharashtra's Single-day COVID Count Crosses 10,000-Mark, Mumbai Reports 1,174 Fresh Cases

The accident took place around 8.30 pm yesterday at Manegaon phata, around 35 kms from Nashik, police said. Also Read - Maharashtra to Host 20 Cultural Festivals Across 6 Regions, All You Need to Know 

“The mishap occurred when the marriage party was returning to Dapur village after attending a wedding ceremony in Sinnar,” inspector of Sinnar police station, Mukund Deshmukh, said. Also Read - Maharashtra: Nashik Schools Shut Till January 4 Due to COVID Spike

The injured have been admitted to a local hospital, police said.

Further investigation is on.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.