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In India, a truck ran over 15 workers who fell asleep

In India, a truck ran over 15 workers who fell asleep

Law enforcers determined that the dead and injured were migrant workers from the northern state of Rajasthan.
At least 15 migrant workers were killed in a truck collision in the western state of Gujarat in India. This was reported by Xinhua on Tuesday, January 19.
The accident occurred in the early morning hours in the village of Kosamba, 245 kilometers south of Gandhinagar, the state’s administrative center.

“Fifteen people were killed and several others were injured in a tragic accident here this morning. They were hit by a truck,” a police officer said, adding that “the victims were sleeping on the sidewalk.”

Law enforcers determined that the dead and injured were migrant workers from the northern state of Rajasthan.
According to local media, the truck collided with a tractor and then drove onto the sidewalk, crushing the sleeping people.
Recall that a similar incident occurred in India last year. Then, a freight train collided with a group of migrant workers in the western state of Maharashtra, who fell asleep on the railway tracks. At least 16 people died and several more were injured

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