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Ludhiana: 5 children killed as truck crashes into school

March 15, 2013 11:21 IST

Five school children were killed and two others injured when a truck crashed through the school boundary wall and hit them on the outskirts of Ludhiana Industrial Town on Friday.

The tragedy struck the Government High School at Jandiali near Ludhiana, Commissioner of Police, Ludhiana Division, Ishwar Singh said. He said that two injured children have been rushed to a local hospital.

Further details were awaited.