Road Mishap Kills One in Murshidabad


Birbhum: Bike and lorry accident kills one on Sunday at Murshidabad’s Bharatpur’s Gangedanga crossing, said police.The name of the decesased is Sajai Sheik(62). One person named Ibrahim Sheik got injured. Both were residents of Bharatur’s Kharinda village. They were going to Kandi on a bike, when they were struck by a Lorry. Sajai Sheik died on the spot. The accident occurred when the front tyre burst of the cement loaded lorry.

The driver and assistant of the lorry are critically injured and have been admitted to Kandi subdivisional hospital. The accident caused traffic disruption near the accident spot. Injured Ibrahim Sheik has been sent to Burdwan Medical College and Hospital. Police has sent Sajai Sheik’s dead body for forensic test to Kandi Subdivisional hospital.