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Chandigarh: Five persons were killed and nine others injured in Hisar town of Haryana on Wednesday when a speeding car ran over two men sleeping on the roadside and then fell from a bridge, police said.
The out of control car had first hit another car on the Jindal bridge before running over the two sleeping labourers from Bihar, a police officer said.
It had three occupants when it fell from the bridge, killing all on board.
The accident happened after traffic was allowed along one-way on the bridge causing congestion, as work was going on in the other part, the police officer said.