What is known?
The accident happened on Tuesday at seven in the morning. It is reported that a goods-laden vehicle overturned on the national highway in Howrah Salop area. It is known that some traders were returning after buying betel from Mecheda. The vehicle lost control on the national highway. Eyewitnesses said the vehicle lost control due to a burst wheel. Then the car lost control and overturned. At least twelve people were injured.
What are the locals saying?
Local residents said that the car’s tire burst with a loud noise. Then the car lost control and overturned. The car was heavily loaded. Everything is scattered on the road. One died. Locals rushed to see the accident. After that the police was informed. The police arrived and arranged to send the injured to the hospital.
An injured businessman said that Mechedar bought betel from the wholesale market. They bought betel from Mecheda wholesale market and sold it in Kolkata. At least three days a week they come from Mecheda to Kolkata. After that, he sold betel nut and betel nuts in many places including Nagerbazar, Shyambazar in Kolkata. Even on this day they were coming towards Kolkata to buy wholesale goods. This accident happened at that time.
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