Barrackpore: A person has been dead as a oil tanker reversed in Jessore Road around 4 am near Chatlaberia of Duttapukur on Tuesday.
Four fire tenders reached the spot to extinguish fire. Reportedly, the car was moving towards Habra from Kolkata. The local people informed the fire brigade.
Reportedly, the car was moving towards Habra from Kolkata. Local source said, the driver and the helper were inside the car. Petrol pump workers somehow managed to evacuate those people.
The dead body has been rescued in the morning. Duttapukur police suspecting that, the dead person was with them inside the car. Police couldn’t identify them till now and will start an interrogation process to know the identity of the man. THE authority is trying to contact the tanker owner.
According to the police source, the tank was loaded with kerosin. The congestion after the incident hampered the normal flow of traffic. Many loaded trucks got stuck in jam. But gradually the flow became normal.