Samstipur accident: No less than 40 folks had been injured when the bus by which they had been travelling collided head-on with a truck in Bihar’s Samastipur district on Monday, police mentioned. In response to police, the incident occurred on Nationwide Freeway-28 close to Chandchor village.
“The non-public bus was on its solution to Muzaffarpur from Barauni and collided with the truck coming from the other way… Locals with the assistance of police rescued the victims and took them to the closest authorities hospital”, Vinay Tiwary, Superintendent of Police, Samastipur advised reporters.
12 killed in street accident final 12 months
Earlier in November final 12 months, not less than twelve folks had been killed, whereas a number of others had been injured after a dashing truck rammed right into a crowd of devotees at a roadside temple in Bihar’s Vaishali district. An SDPO rank officer mentioned experiences had been obtained of the huge street accident that occurred in Mahnar zone.
“We’re speeding in direction of the spot to rescue the victims,” she mentioned. The villagers had assembled on the native temple, when the truck, travelling at excessive pace, mowed them down. Native RJD MLA Mukesh Roushan, who had rushed to the spot, mentioned “12 folks died. 9 of them had been killed on the spot. Three others succumbed to accidents whereas being rushed to a hospital”.
Vaishali Superintendent of Police Manish Kumar mentioned, “No less than 4 of the deceased are kids. The truck driver, whom we try to tug out of the mangled car, may have died”.
(With inputs from PTI)