Head-on collision between bus and truck leave 11 injured


Gangtok, 14 May:

Eleven people including passengers of a private bus and driver of a truck were injured when a bus collided head-on with a truck at 32 Mile near Singtamthis morningat around 6am.

According to police, the Siliguri bound bus bearing its registration number WB-73D-8496 was plying over wrong side of the lane when it hit the truck SK-01D-3354coming from the opposite direction.

A case of negligence and rash driving has been registered against the bus driver.

The injured have been admitted at Central Referral Hospital, Gangtok and District Hospital in Singtam.