Monday, 8 May 2017

Bike rider dead and several passengers injured in Bike-Bus collision near Bagdogra in Siliguri

A biker was killed on spot after a speeding bus coming from Khorabari towards Siliguri collided with it opposite to Sanyasi Tea Estate, SinghiJhora, Kestopur near Bagdogra in Siliguri.

Soon after collision the bus lost control and overturned on the road side into the tea garden.

Many bus passengers have been injured and admitted to nearby hospital. The incident took place around 12 noon today afternoon.

Bagdogra police is at spot now and two recovery trucks have been engaged into rescuing the bus. Meanwhile the bikers body has been sent for post mortem.

An eyewitness also informed us that police were checking speeding vehicles with the help of sensor machines. But sadly the incident took place just 200 meters before.

Info given by eyewitnesses to ILS.