Kolkata: In a tragic accident on Wednesday, a passenger died and 2 others were left injured after an auto overturned at the Ultadanga flyover. The police have seized the auto but yet to catch the driver.
At around 2:15 in the afternoon, a passenger auto was going towards Lake Town from Bypass’ Bengal Chemical. According to rules, all autos are supposed to use the road below the Ultadanga flyover. But this particular auto entered the flyover with passengers.
According to the police, after entering the flyover, it lost control and overturned. All three passengers and the driver got injured in the accident. A passenger who was sitting behind was seriously injured. The locals rescued all and rushed them to a local hospital. However, Swapan Bose (53) one of the passengers, were declared brought dead.
The Lake Town police reached the spot and seized the auto. The driver is absconding and the police have already started an investigation and looking for the driver.