One killed, 15 injured in head-on collision

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Mar 2017 11:16:11

The Hitavada State Bureau,


Mar 5,

ONE person died while 15 others sustained critical injuries when a Tata Magic (CG 04 T 9560) collided head-on with a Hyva (CG 04 JC 7263) in front of Amity University under limits of Kharora police station.

According to police, the deceased has been identified as Nirmala Bai (45) while injured persons are Nirmala Navrange, Rajendra, Govind Khute, Manju Khute, Dulari Bai, Lakeshwari Bai, Udvanti Bhardwaj, Karuna Bai and Yugal Bhardwaj. All of them have been admitted in Shri Balaji Institute of Medical Sciences, Raipur for treatment.
The deceased’s body was sent to local hospital for post-mortem. The people boarding Magic have been reported to be residents of Adsena under Saragaon.

Becoming aware of incident, a team of police personnel reached spot and registered case under Sections 279, 337 and 304 A of Indian Penal Code (IPC).

According to police sources, the incident took place at 1 am on Monday when over a dozen people boarding Magic were coming back to village after visiting Giroudpuri. On the way in front of Amity University, a recklessly- driven Hyva dashed down Magic.

The incident claimed the life of one Nirmala Bai, thereby leading critical injured to 15 people. The people who witnessed incident rushed injured to Balaji hospital for treatment and meanwhile police was also informed. Matter was under investigation till last reports.