A truck hit an ambulance carrying a hospital in Siliguri, West Bengal. In this, three people died on the spot, while two were seriously injured.
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of West Bengal Siliguri on the way to the hospital Ambulances Was hit hard by a truck. According to police sources, 3 people traveling in the ambulance died in the accident. The remaining 2 have been admitted to the hospital in critical condition. The incident took place in Siliguri on Sunday night. Sunday night, according to police sources Managudi ambulance with patient North Bengal Medical College had left for Ambulance collided with a brick laden vehicle in Amaidighi area on Jalpaiguri Road.
The accident took place late Sunday night near Phulbari. The ambulance was coming from Managuri. An ambulance and a truck collided near Amaidghi in Phulbari. Three died on the spot. Two others were injured.
accident due to dense fog late night
According to police sources, the names of the deceased are Bapan Ghosh, Prashant Roy and Ritu Saha. At the time of the accident, the ambulance was coming to the North Bengal Medical College with the patient. As soon as the news of the accident was received, the police of New Jalpaiguri police station reached the spot. The dead bodies have been recovered and sent to North Bengal Medical College and Hospital for postmortem. Initially, the police speculated that visibility was reduced due to dense fog late at night. Then the accident happened.
Three of the five people in the ambulance died
It has been learned that Mukti Saha, a resident of Managuri, had suffered a heart attack. He was being brought from Managuri to North Bengal Medical College Hospital late on Sunday night. The ambulance had a serious collision with the truck near Phulbari. The accident was so gruesome that the ambulance overturned on the spot. Three people died on the spot. Mukti Saha’s wife Ritu Saha passed away. Car driver Prashant Rai also died on the spot. The damaged ambulance is currently kept at the New Jalpaguri police station. Bishu Saha, a family member of the deceased, told about the incident, “The incident happened near Phulbari while taking my grandfather to the hospital at night. The accident happened after a collision with a truck. Three people died on the spot. The rest are being treated in the hospital.”
15 passengers injured as bus overturns in Siliguri
On the other hand, another accident has created sensation in Siliguri’s Sombra. A passenger bus overturned while overtaking a well tanker near Chamta rail bridge between Matigara and city centre. The bus was going towards Naxalbari. At the same time the tanker also overturned. This incident spread sensation in the area. On getting the information, the police reached the spot. There is news of 15 passengers injured in this accident. Traffic came to a standstill here for a long time due to the overturning of the bus.