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Lorry Rammed On Road Side House, Woman And Her Two Kids Died

2015-11-04 23:16

The lorry that killed mother and her 2 kids Pictures by PRANAB DEBNATH


Krishnanagar, Nov. 4: A woman and her two children were killed when a fodder laden truck overturned and rammed into their road side house in Nadia’s Kulgachi near Krishnanagar during the wee hours Wednesday morning.

Another child, who was also sleeping inside the house in another room, with her father, was injured. However, the father of the children escaped unhurt as he went to attend nature’s call.

The victims were sleeping inside their house at Kulgachi village along Krishnanagar-Majhdia road when the accident took place.

Police said, the bizarre incident occurred at about 3.30 am, when the truck heading for Burdwan turned turtle and rammed into the house in high speed as one of its rear wheel skidded from the edge of the road and fell into the side slope.

According to police, the deceased were identified as Phulkali Hansda (28), Arjun Hansda (8) and Indra Hansda (4). Another child, identified as Buri Hansda (6) was injured and admitted to Saktinagar district hospital in Krishnanagar.

An attending doctor at the Saktinagar hospital said, “The girl’s condition is stable. She has suffered injuries on her leg, hands”.

The locals woke up hearing the crashing sound and started rescue operation. They also called the police. The victims were rushed to Saktinagar district hospital, where the mother and her two sons were pronounced brought dead.

The Suresh Hansda, husband of the woman said: “I woke little early and went outside to attend nature call when I heard the crushing sound. I rushed out and found that the truck almost demolished my house. I cried out to seeking help of the neighbors who recovered the bodies of my children and wife, who by then had died”.

Superintendant of police, Nadia, Bharat Lal Meena said: “The impact of hit by the truck was very strong that it damaged the house killing the woman and her two children on the spot. We are trying to find out the driver who has absconded after the accident”

Police has meanwhile, seized the truck.

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