New Delhi, Jul 17: Six people were charred to death and three others seriously injured when the car in which they were travelling caught fire following a collision with a truck on Rajkot- Morbi Highway near Morbi district of Tankara town in Gujarat. The incident took place on Tuesday evening, news agency ANI reported. Also Read - Massive Fire Engulfs Mumbai's City Center Mall, Firefighting Operation Currently Underway
The police are yet to identify the deceased. Injured people have been admitted to the hospital for the treatment. More details are awaited in the incident. Also Read - Mumbai: Fire Breaks Out at Mumbai Mall, Rescue Operations Underway
In a similar incident, three persons were charred to death and two others seriously injured when the car in which they were travelling caught fire after hitting a parked truck near Bhadaj Circle on SP Ring Road in Ahmedabad. The deceased was identified as Rahul Barad (21), Romel Patwa (25), and Dhairya Patel whose age is not known.