Road accidents claim three lives in UP

Lakhimpur Khiri: Three people were killed in two separate road accidents here, police said today.

Anil Kumar (30) and Mahendra Kumar (31) were killed when when a speeding truck hit their motorcycle near Daudpur village, they added.

The errant truck driver drove away after the accident, police said, adding that a case was lodged in this connection and the bodies were sent for postmortem.

Bahure (47) was killed and his friend Rajesh severely injured when their motorcycle crashed into a tractor near Roshannagar village, officials said.