Chhattisgarh: 5 killed, 14 injured in truck and tractor collision in Gariaband


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5 killed in horrific road accident


  • horrific road accident in gariaband of chhattisgarh
  • 5 killed in truck-tractor collision
  • 14 seriously injured hospitalized

Five people were killed and 14 were injured in a road accident in Chhattisgarh’s Gariaband district on Tuesday. Gariaband SDM said that the incident took place on the highway leading to Mainpur, about 8 km from Gariaband district headquarters. Relief money will be given to the next of kin of the deceased.

collision between truck and tractor

According to the police, all the victims of the accident were returning after celebrating their birthday and riding on a tractor, when the tractor-trolley and truck collided on the way. As soon as the tractor-trolley overturned, five people lost their lives and 14 people were injured on the spot. All the injured have been admitted to the hospital. And the bodies have been taken into custody.

Officials said that Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has expressed deep grief over the death of the villagers in the accident and directed the injured to get better treatment.