Munger: Two persons were killed and another seriously injured when an overcrowded jeep in which they were travelling overturned near Tailiya Talab village on Munger-Bhagalpur national high way on Sunday, police said.

The accident took place as the driver of the jeep lost control over the vehicle while trying to avoid a pothole.

The killed were identified as residents of Nawamarhi village under Mufasil police station of Munger district.