Kanpur: Three persons were killed when a car in which they were travelling rammed into a tree near Hatherua turn on Musa Nagar road in Ghatampur area of the district on Thursday.
Abhishek, the 21-year-old son of Siyaram, a resident of Kurian village, had gone out on Thursday in a car with his friends Jitendra (25) and Ankit Singh (20).
The trio had left the house saying that they were going to see a fair at Amoli in Fatehpur district. Later, the one who was driving the car lost control over it leading to a collision with a tree near Hatherua turn on Moosanagar Road.
The impact was such that all three died on the spot. Police said that Ankit was driving the car. “Bodies have been sent for post-mortem and further investigations are under way in this regard,” said ASP Outer Aditya Kumar Shukla.