5 of family killed, 6 injured as car collides head-on with truck

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Five members of a family, including two minors, died after their car collided head-on with a truck in West Bengal’s Purba Bardhaman district on Friday, police said. Six more occupants, who simaustained grievous injuries, are undergoing treatment at Burdwan Medical College and Hospital. Police suspect that the car’s driver may have lost control of the vehicle, leading to the accident