Hojai, February 12, 2019
Four persons died on the spot and three others sustained severe injuries after an auto-rickshaw hit a truck on February 12th, 2019 on the 54 No National Highway at Neelbagan Mobarak Basti in Assam’s Hojai district.
As per information, the three injured persons are said to be critical and are kept under medical observation.
According to the eyewitnesses, the speeding auto-rickshaw collided with a truck and turned turtle. Till now, the identity of only one deceased has been identified as Saleha Begum, a resident of Dobokabati.
The locals took out the bodies and the injured persons from the damaged auto and rushed them to the hospital. A pall of gloom has descended in the entire region.
Inputs: Abdul Kadir