2 girls die, 3 hurt in accident
RAJKOT: Two girl students were killed and three injured when a speeding car hit them in Gondal on Sunday.
Police identified the deceased as Avani Bawaria and Arti Solanki. While Avani was killed on the spot, Arti died while being taken to a hospital.
“The victims were girl students headed to participate in a Yoga programme organized on the occasion of World Yoga Day. They were waiting at the bus stop when the accident occurred,” said a Gondal police official.
The car after hitting them lost control and turned turtle, injuring its driver. The driver has been booked for the accident, while the injured girls have been shifted to a Gondal hospital. Condition of two of the surviving victims is stated to be serious.