Shahdol Road Accident: A fierce collision took place between a truck and a pickup on Hanuman Ghati Rewa Road in Beohari police station area of Shahdol. The collision was so severe that the driver of the pickup and another person were killed. Both have been identified and are residents of Sohagpur.
The truck driver fled from the spot after the vehicles collided and the police have registered a case and started investigating the matter. According to the information, the pickup was coming from Rewa towards Shahdol and the truck was going from Shahdol towards Rewa. The speed of both the vehicles was high and rammed into each other on Hanuman Ghati or face to face.
The collision between the vehicles was so strong that the front part of the pickup got inside the truck. After the accident, another person in the pickup died on the spot but the driver was breathing. After hard work, when he was being taken out to the hospital, he died on the way.
Driver’s rescue lasted for two hours
The incident was very gruesome and a passerby reported the matter to 100 dial. After this, this information reached the police station, as soon as the information was received, the staff of the police station reached the spot. Here the pickup was badly trapped under the truck and the driver and operator were trapped inside in critical condition. The operator was ejected but died.
The driver was breathing but he was so trapped inside that it was difficult to get him out. Police stopped a truck passing by and pulled the pickup by tying it with a rope. After this, the seriously injured driver could be taken out of the vehicle. The driver was breathing till he was pulled out but he died on the way to the hospital. After reaching the hospital, the doctors declared him brought dead and both the bodies were handed over to the relatives after post-mortem.