Lucknow: Five people from Delhi were killed on Thursday when the car in which they were travelling hit the divider on the Yamuna Expressway in Mathura in Uttar Pradesh, police said.

The dead include two women, two men and a child. All of them were from Shahdara in east Delhi. Two others were injured and admitted to a hospital.

The car was being driven from Agra to Delhi. It suddenly lost control and rammed into the concrete divider, killing all five instantly.