Gangarampur, South Dinajpur, July 11: A bus plying towards Balurghat from Hilli crashed injuring a number of passengers. The incident took place in Kamarpara area under South Dinajpur District. As per the local residents, while trying to save a motorbike travelling on the NH 512, the bus made a sharp turn when it lost its control and fell into a pond. Traffic was interrupted for quite some time due to the incident. With the help of the local residents, the injured were taken to the nearby hospital.
On the other hand, the bus driver is absconding after the incident. On receiving the information, the police reached the spot and are investigating into the matter.