Kolkata: A minor girl died on Thursday morning while going to school with her father near Beleghata CIT Road. Agitated mass after the incident burned the crane, who allegedly hit the duo from behind.
Tuli Das, a student of class 6 was on her way to school with her father on their bicycle. As soon as the crane hit them from behind they fall down from the cycle and the crane goes over the body of the girl. She died on the spot where her father was admitted to the local hospital with serious condition.
According to the eye witnessed, the reason behind the accident was reckless driving of the crane, which hit the cycle with much speed. According to the locals the driver was drunk while driving.
Due to the accident the transport service was disrupted at the office time as the vehicles were unable to move properly. Though after a hour of protest the vehicle started moving properly.