A state bus with passengers coming to Bagdogra Airport from Siliguri collided head on with a Bolero pickup van coming from the opposite end.
The collision was so intense that the front portion of the pickup van has completely been destroyed, killing the driver on spot.
The bus driver too has been injured and have been admitted to nearby hospital. Police is on spot and have taken the body of pickup driver for post mortem.
Traffic has now been cleared. No passengers were injured. Accident took place at 11.30am around half an hour ago.