Guwahati, January 11: Three people were killed of which two were from Meghalaya police, and one was fatally injured, in a devastating car crash in Dudhnoi of Goalpara district on Wednesday.
The accident took place following a head-on collision of a Maruti Alto ML07B 3018 heading towards Dudhnoi from Damra, with a truck ML07 B 1143 carrying coal. The Maruti was completely shattered into pieces due to the collision with the truck, resulting in the death of three people on the spot while fatally injuring another one. It may be noted that two of the three deceased were from Meghalaya police.
Among the deceased, two personnel from Meghalaya police were Markhuj Sangma and Grabel Momen, while the third one is yet to be identified. On the other hand, the injured person has been identified as Fizio Sangma. Injured Fizio Sangma was immediately rushed to the nearby hospital.
It has been reported the people involved in the accident belonged to Damra Laskarara– the border area of Assam and Meghalaya. The accident took place while they were returning home after work while de-routing through Dudhnoi to access the ATM machine.