Balurghat: 2 died, and one seriously injured in a road accident at Patiram area in Balurghat on Thursday evening, police said.
The deceased have been identified as Ram das, and another one is still unidentified. Police is trying to identify of the deceased one. According to locals, a bike was coming with speed high and hit the cycle and 2 died on the spot. Demanding for traffic Police, locals raised their protests against safety and unavailability of traffic Police. Injured person have been taken to Balurghat Hospital.
Earlier, same accidents taken place at Dangarhat and Balurghat. Rajiv Murmu(22) died in the accident. According to police, a truck was coming towards Balurghat when a auto collided face to face with the truck. Seven persons injured and the injured persons admitted to the Balurghat District hospital.