A bus was victim to an accident on its way from Falakata to Jaigaon this morning, resulting in injuries to 22 passengers aboard.
It is known that the bus was going from Falakata towards Jaigaon. At the same time, a truck hit the bus from the back on the National Highway, due to which the bus went down 25 feet below the road. Locals immediately rushed the injured to Madarihat village hospital after the incident, from where they were referred to Alipurduar district hospital after seeing the condition of 9 people worsening.
On the other hand, after the incident, the truck driver escaped from there along with the truck. The police is searching for him.