A 70 year old elderly was injured in a road accident that took place in 8 Mile area of Sonapur-Alipurduar state highway. The name of the elderly was identified as Atul Das (70).
It is known that Atul Das was crossing the road in the said area, when a speeding passenger vehicle came and hit him, due to which Atul Das fell unconscious. After this the local people took him to the Baburhat block primary health center, from where he was referred to Alipurduar District Hospital.
On the other hand, after getting information about the incident, Sonapur police reached the spot and took possession of the vehicle. The police is searching for the driver.