Patna: At least nine people were killed in separate road accidents in Darbhanga districts during the last 12 hours.
According to a report from Araria, four people were killed and two others injured when they were hit by a speeding truck near Chakardaha village under Narpatganj police station area in the district today.
Police said people were standing on the road following deflation of a tyre of their car.
Sources said that a speeding bus suddenly hit them after its driver lost control over his vehicle.
The bodies had been sent for autopsy.