Ranaghat: Three workers were killed when a truck and a matador collided at NH 34 near Patuli under Ranaghat Police station. The deceased have been identified as Sanju Baidya(19), Bapi Sardar (40) and akbar Mondal (62). Two more people were injured in the accident.
According to police, all the passengers of the matador were workers and were residents of Sonakoli village of Habra in North 24 parganas. It has been known that Bapi Sardar was at the wheels of the matador when the incident occurred. Bapi and Sanju died on the spot. Akbar Mondal died on the way to the hospital.
Two of the injured are stated to be in a critical condition. All the five men had started for Krishnanagore in search of job on Saturday morning.