Dewas (MP), Apr 30 (PTI) Four persons were killed and eight others injured after the tyre of the jeep they were travelling in burst on Kusmania-Harangaon road in Dewas district today.Also Read - Madhya Pradesh Panchayat Elections 2022: Polls To Be Held In 3 Phases, First Phase On Jan 6 | Check Full Schedule Here

Kannod’s Sub Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Sher Singh Bhuria said that the incident happened between Okra Kakaddi and Kusmaniya Haran villages, under Khategaon police station limits, today afternoon. Also Read - These Are The Top 10 Cleanest Cities in India

“The jeep overturned after its tyre burst, killing four people and injuring eight others including its driver,” Bhuria said. Also Read - 7 Outlets in Indore’s Sarafa Bazar Sealed After 15 Staffers Miss COVID Vaccine Second Dose

He identified the deceased as Savitri Bai (33), Rajesh (35), Rakesh (45) and Rameshwar (50).

The injured, he said, were treated initially at the Primary Health Centre in Kannod and then were referred to a hospital in Indore.

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