Jaipur, Feb 3 (PTI) Several people were injured Sunday in a pile-up involving more than 40 vehicles due to heavy fog in Rajasthan’s Sikar district, police said.Also Read - 32 Vials of Covaxin Stolen From Jaipur Hospital Amid Alleged Vaccine Shortage in Rajasthan

The vehicles, including cars, jeeps and buses, collided into one another. The pile-up, stretching more than a kilometer, occurred near Palsana turn on Sikar-Jaipur highway, said Surendra Kumar, SHO of Khatushyamji police station. Also Read - Rajasthan Govt Imposes Night Curfew In Jaipur, Ajmer and 8 Other Cities Till April 30 As COVID Cases Soar

Cases related to the incident were filed at two police stations – Khatushyamji and Ranoli. Also Read - RT-PCR Test, Schools Shut, Night Curfew: Rajasthan Imposes Lockdown-like Restrictions Amid COVID-19 Surge

There was very poor visibility due to dense fog in the morning, he said, adding that the most of the injured people were discharged after primary treatment.

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