NAGAON, Aug 12: At least five labourers were killed and two others were injured in a head on collision between a speeding truck and a Wagon-R car on NH 37 in Nagaon district on Saturday night.
According to the reports, the incident took place at Rongagora area under Samaguri police station when the Wagon-R car bearing registration number BR-01BT-1619 was on its way from Sivasagar collided with a truck bearing registration number AS-03BC-2355 coming from the opposite direction. Three people died on spot and two others succumbed to their injuries on the way to hospital. Two others have been admitted at Nagaon civil hospital in serious condition.
Among the deceased, four have been identified as Rasidul Haque, Sariful Islam, Abu Bakkar Siddique and Safikul Islam.