Madarihat, 20th August: Another road accident occurred at the NH-31 on late Monday night, in which the truck driver received critical injuries.
According to sources, a stone laden dumper was parked on the highway in Madarihat area late night. At that time, another speeding stone laden truck, approching from the opposite direction towards Changrabandha from Jaigaon, saw the parked dumper and immediately pushed the brake. Just then another truck collided with the latter from behind escalating the situation.
The driver of the vehicle was critically injured in the incident. The locals rescued him and admitted him to the Madarihaat Hospital.