Nawada: Two persons were killed and 12 others injured as a jeep overturned near 6th mile locality in Bihar's Nawada district, police said.

The mishap took place as the driver lost control of the vehicle due to mechanical problems, the police said.

While two persons were killed on the spot, 12 others sustained injuries. The bodies have been sent for post-mortem, he said.

The injured were admitted to a hospital from where the doctors referred six critically injured persons to the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH), the police said.

The jeep was carrying members of a marriage party from Pithauri village to a place in Nalanda district, the police said.


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