Bilaspur: One person was killed and 16 others injured in a road accident in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh on Tuesday, police officials said.

The mishap took place near Kenda village on Ratanpur- Pendra Road when a pick-up truck carrying over 20 labourers overturned. One person was killed on the spot and 16 others injured, they said.

The injured were admitted to Chhattisgarh Institute of Medical Sciences, where four of them are said to be in critical condition, the officials said.

(Agencies)

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