Four Nepalese nationals were killed and three others critically injured when their car they were travelling in was hit by an unidentified vehicle on the Azamragh-Gorakhpur road near Rajadepur village on Monday, police said.
The accident victims was of a family travelling to Varanasi from Gorakhpur, police said, adding that the family belongs to Sindhuli district of Nepal.
Those killed have been identified as Navin Shreshta (41), his wife Kanjali (38), father Gorakh Shreshta (65) and brother Upendra (36), police said. Three of the injured, including two women of the family and the car driver, have been rushed to a district hospital. Investigation is underway, police said.