Parbhani, Dec 30 (PTI) Three people were Sunday killed and one person seriously injured after their motorcycle collided head-on with an SUV in Maharashtra’s Parbhani district, police said. Also Read - Maharashtra: 21.47 Per Cent Voting Till 11 AM in Second Phase of Polls

The incident happened around 1:30am on the Parbhani-Selu Road when four persons on a motorcycle were returning after a visit to the Babasaheb Maharaj Mandir in Selu, an official said. Also Read - Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Parbhani, Beed, Osmanabad, Latur, Solapur Seats in Maharashtra

“The motorcycle collided with a Mahindra Scorpio coming from Parbhani. Three of the persons on the two-wheeler died instantly while the fourth has been admitted in a nearby hospital with severe injuries,” the official said. Also Read - Tata Motors launches Harrier SUV;price starts at Rs 12.69 lakh

He identified the deceased as Sidharth Dawande (28), Avinash Makasre (28) and Shidharth Magar (30).

A case has been registered and a probe was underway to ascertain the cause of the accident, he added.

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