5 killed as paddy laden truck rams into Bolero
|Source: The Hitavada Date: 09 Jan 2017 10:58:46|
A leisure trip turned tragic for Khan Family of Raipur city, when their car collided head-on with truck, leaving five persons including two men, two women and girl dead and nine injured, at village Kallemulle on Sunday morning. The accident occurred under Birejhar Police Station at around 11 am. Khan family in the Bolero was on the way for picnic.
Kurud Station House Officer (SHO) Ashirwad Rahatgaonkar informed that a paddy-laden truck (CG 04 10014) collided head-on with the Bolero (CG 04 KK 8212).
Impact of collision was so severe that five died on spot whereas nine others sustained severe injuries. Five of them were referred to Raipur for medical treatment. The deceased have been identified as Salim Khan, his wife Tasmeen Khan and daughter Rehana Khan, truck driver Lala Ram and two others. Salim Khan used to run a coaching center in Raipur. Till the last reports came in, bodies of the deceased were sent for post-mortem.