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Pile-up due to fog leaves 3 injured

Pile-up due to fog leaves 3 injured

Greater Noida: At least three persons received critical injuries when nearly a dozen vehicles piled up at Eastern Peripheral expressway near Beel Akbarpur village in Dadri area of Greater Noida due to heavy fog on Monday morning. According to police, the incident occurred around 7:30 am when heavy vehicles moving towards Ghaziabad collapsed into one another from behind near Dadri toll plaza. Cops said that dense fog on Monday morning resulted into the incident.

As per reports, four trucks, one cab, a Mahindra pickup and few private cars piled up due to heavy fog which injured three persons while the vehicles were badly damaged. Cops said that no causality was reported in the incident. "The information was conveyed to us around 8:30 am through highway patrolling team. A police team was immediately sent to the spot and with the help of the highway patrolling team and volunteers, the situation was immediately under control while the traffic was cleared within 20-30 minutes. Cranes were called to remove the damaged vehicles while no complaint has been received in the matter so far," said Ram Sen Singh, Station House Officer of Dadri police station.

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