NEW DELHI: Three young men were killed when a speeding truck hit their auto-rickshaw at Sukhdev Vihar here on Friday.

According to the police, Sanjay Pandey (37), Lal Babu (30) and Umesh Paswan (26) were killed when the rashly driven truck hit the auto-rickshaw on Mathura Road around 2 a.m. The three died on the spot. The auto-rickshaw was being driven by Lal Babu. All three hailed from Bihar.

A case of causing death due to rash and negligent driving has been registered against the truck driver who is absconding.

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