As many as five people were killed and three got injured after a speeding truck hit a car in Fatehpur district of Uttar Pradesh.
The incident took place on National Highway 2 in the wee hours of Thursday.
The victims were travelling to Gwalior from Bihar in a Hyundai Innova. The deceased included three women, a child and one man.
One amongst the three injured is said to be critical and has been referred to a hospital in Kanpur. The police are investigating the matter.