SANGRUR, Oct. 11 -- A two-and-a-half-years old boy was killed and five persons were injured when a truck and SUV collided in Bhawanigarh town of the district on Bathinda-Chandigarh national highway on Thursday late evening. The injured- 34-yr-old Karamjit Kaur , 24-yr-old Ramandeep Kaur, 6-yr-old Pooja , 8-yr-old Jaskirat Kaur and SUV driver 23-yr-old Gagandeep Singh -were all rushed to civil hospital in Bhawanigarh. Police have initiated a probe but more details are awaited, said Bhawanigar SHO Gurinder Singh. HTC

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