Five students were injured in a face-to-face collision between a school van and a Toto near Bhavanipur Bridge Mod under Mahendrapur Gram Panchayat of Harishchandrapur-1 block.
According to sources, a Toto was going from Tulsi Hata towards Harishchandrapur, in which 5 students of Harishchandrapur Kiranbala Balika Vidyashram Girls School were sitting. At the same time, at Bhavanipur Bridge Mod, the Toto lost its control and collided with a school van coming from the front, causing the five students to be injured.
The injured students were taken to the hospital after the incident, from where they were released after first aid. On the other hand, after the incident, the Toto driver was absconding from there. The police is searching for him and is investigating the incident.