Gaya: Five persons were reported to have been killed while an anotherperson was injured in separate road accidents which took place in Gaya district of Bihar on Monday.

Police said three persons were killed on the spot and another injured when a car dashed against a divider on NH 2 at Barachati area.

Among those killed including wife of a Bokaro Steel plant employee, who suffered grievous injury in the accident.

In another accident a truck collided with a motorcycle killing two persons on the spot, the police added.