Gaya: Five people were killed when three vehicles collided with each other near DAV school in Bihar's Gaya district, a police official said on Friday.
The mishap occurred on Bodhgaya-Rajgir road late on Thursday night as a car, a dumper and a motorcycle rammed into each other, the Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Shafiul Haque said.
Four occupants of the car and a biker were killed in the accident, he said.
The deceased were identified as Virendra Kumar alias Matlu Singh, Gauri Singh, Manoj Kumar and Umesh Singh (all occupants of scorpio car) and the biker Bittu, Haque said.
All three vehicles have been seized, the ASP said.
The bodies have been sent for post-mortem, he said.
Story First Published: November 30, 2012 13:18 IST