Bankura: A major accident killed five people and injured many more in West Bengal’s Bankura istrict on Sunday after a speeding dumper lost control and rammed a car, police said.
The incident took place near Radhanagar Bridge when a dumper collided with a vehicle carrying passengers. The collision was so fierce that five people including three women died on the spot.
Police rushed to the spot after the accident and sent the injured to local hospital. Tension flared up in the area after the accident and locals staged a road blockade. While the killer dumper was seized the driver and helper managed to flee the spot.