In a tragic incident, At least six persons were killed and 10 others injured, eight of them critically, when a speeding truck rammed into a group of people standing at a roadside bus stop in Madhya Pradesh’s Ratlam district on Sunday evening.
Ratlam (Madhya Pradesh): In a tragic incident, six persons were killed and 10 others injured, eight of them critically, when a speeding truck rammed into a group of people standing at a roadside bus stop in Madhya Pradesh’s Ratlam district on Sunday evening, police said. According to the information received from the police, this accident happened due to tire burst.
The driver of the trolla lost control over it due to tire burst. The police have admitted the injured to a nearby hospital, where they are undergoing treatment. The police team is engaged in identifying the dead.
According to the information, the truck going from Ratlam towards Indore became uncontrolled at Satrunda intersection at around 4:40 pm and also engulfed the bike riders going on the forelane and the people sitting near the passenger waiting room on the side.
After the accident, there was hue and cry on the spot. People gathered around called an ambulance and sent the injured to the hospital. Four people died on the spot after being hit by the truck. The reason for the incident is being told that the tire of the truck burst. The injured and the dead are being identified. The staff of the health department in the district hospital has also been alerted.
As soon as the information about the accident was received, Collector Narendra Suryavanshi and SP Abhishek Tiwari reached the spot. The injured were immediately sent to the district hospital by ambulance. A 2-year-old girl has also been found injured on the spot. There is information about the casualties of the girl’s family members. Seeing the girl, Collector Narendra Suryavanshi lifted her in his lap and sent her to Ratlam.