Siliguri, 03rd December: Sensation prevailed after a person, identified as Jatin Roy (65), a resident of South Colony, died in a tragic accident in the NJP DSS Colony area on Tuesday.
It was reported that Jatin Roy along with another man, was on a motorcycle when an oil tanker, advancing from the NJP area, collided with their vehicle. Roy died on the spot while the other man has been admitted to the Railway Hospital in a critically injured condition.
Upon receiving the news, the Police arrived at the scene and recovered the body and sent it to North Bengal Medical College-Hospital for an autopsy. The police have detained the oil tanker. However, the driver fled away after the incident. The locals demanded that speed breakers should be installed at the NJP VIP Road to avoid such incidents in the future.