Gaya, Sep 30 (PTI) Four persons, including father-son duo, were killed in a road accident in Bihar’s Gaya district on Sunday, police said. Also Read - PM Modi Speaks to South Korean President, Discusses Coronavirus Situation, Its Impact on Economy

The incident occurred near Bhagwanpur village under the jurisdiction of Chandauti police station when a pick-up van collided head-on with a motorcycle, the police said. Also Read - BCB, CA Postpone Australia's Two-Test Tour of Bangladesh

Two persons, a man and his son, who were on the motorcycle, were crushed to death, the Station House Officer (SHO) of Chandauti police station, Sumant Kumar, said. Also Read - SC Asks Centre, J&K to Reply on Plea for Restoration of 4G Services Amid Covid-19 Crisis

The pick-up van, while trying to escape from the spot, hit another bike and seriously injured a couple, the SHO said, adding, the couple died while they were being taken to Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College and Hospital in Gaya.

The father-son duo were identified as Kishori Prasad and Roshan Kumar while the bike borne couple was identified as Devnandan Kumar and Lakshmi Kumari, the SHO said.

The man and his son were residents of Kharkhura Batt Bigaha village while the couple, both government school teachers, used to live in Gaya, he said.

The driver and the cleaner of the pick-up van fled from the the spot, the SHO said. The pick-up van was seized, he added.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.