High voltage wire falls on truck, 15 dead
Friday, 14th May 2010
Police say at least 15 people have died after a high-voltage electric wire fell on them in eastern India.
Sujit Kumar, superintendent of police, says another 30 people were injured after the wire fell on a truck in which they were traveling on Thursday near Satpura, a village in eastern Bihar state.
The bodies of 10 people were charred beyond recognition, Kumar said.
Publication : today online