Jamshedpur, March 5: In a major road mishap, four persons, including three women and a child were killed and five others were injured as a speeding SUV hit them at Jhabri along the NH-33 under Chowka thana area in adjoining Seraikela-Kharsawan district, this afternoon.
Those who were killed were identified as Kuila Mahato ( 12), Surajmani Devi ( 35), Chandmani Mahato ( 37) and elderly Fulmani Mahato ( 65).
The victims were residents of Pargam village in Kukru block and were standing along the NH-33 for boarding a bus from Jhabri to Pargam when they met with the mishap.
The police rushed the four victims to the Saraikela Sadar Hospital, where all of them were declared as brought dead. The police have rushed the five injured- two children ( 11 to 14 age group), two elderly women ( above 60 years) and a middle-aged man , also to the Sadar Hospital but as their condition was serious they were referred to MGM Medical College Hospital for better treatment.