Hingoli: At least six people were killed and two injured after a truck collided with a car in Higoli district, police said.
All the deceased are Shiv Sena workers. They have been identified as Ganesh Laxman Hazare, Narsingh Sopan Hazare, Satish Narayan Murkutte, Raju Vishnu Dhamane, Anil Gajanan Chavan and Swapnil Ram Irkutkar.
According to sources, the accident took place on late Thursday night near Kolaogan ghat on Akola-Nanded highway at Hingoli in Mahim. A seepding truck rammed into the a car killing six people on the spot.
The injured were admitted to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The two injured identified as Madan Jayajee Chavan, Sakharam Jijib Jadhav are the residents of Surkundi in Washim district of Maharashtra.