15 injured in vehicle pile-up on NH-1 in Haryana

Chandigarh, Dec 8 (IANS) At least 15 people were injured on Thursday following a pile-up of vehicles due to dense fog on the busy National Highway No. 1 (NH-1) near Kurukshetra in Haryana, 65 km from here, police said.

The pile-up took place around 9.00 a.m amid dense fog on the highway which connects Ambala to Delhi.

The injured were given first aid and traffic was restored on the highway after a gap of over one hour.

Vehicular movement on the highway was affected due to the pile-up, police officials said.

Around 20 vehicles, including buses, were involved in the pile-up.