Seoni: At least 7 people were killed and 12 others were injured when a speeding truck mowed down a group of devotees here.
The incident happened near Banjari Mata Temple in Parasia village on Lakhnadaun-Narsinghpur National Highway whn devotees were on their way to the temple to offer prayers. 
The deceased were identified as Manohar (7), Ankit Nagesh (8), Saroj (10), Rajendra (10), Salak (55), Gangabai Patel (58), and Narmada Yadav (45) as per the police.
Meanwhile, the injured have been sent to Jabalpur Medical College for treatment.