Jhargram: Eight people were killed in a road accident at Belpahari in Jhargram on Thursday.
A pick-up van, rammed into a tree by the roadside, on Thursday, killing 8 people on the spot and injuring atleast 30. Several injured people are in a serious condition. A massive chaos has spread in the area. The police are suspecting that the driver lost its control and rammed into the tree.
According to sources, the pick-up van was carrying families of a bridegroom to his marriage ceremony. But on the way, the driver lost control of the van,hit a tree and overturned. 8 people including the driver died on the spot. The injured have been admitted in the Belpahari Hospital.