You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Two killed in car-motorcycle collision in Jharkhand

Press Trust of India  |  Ramgarh (Jharkhand) 

Two persons, including a woman, were killed and another suffered injuries when a car hit a motorcycle on NH-33 before falling into a ditch near Bongbar village in Jharkhand's district, a said.

The woman, along with her family members, was returning from Bihar's district in a car, when around 4pm the lost control of the wheels while trying to prevent a collision with a motorcycle coming from the opposite direction, Santosh Kumar Gupta, the in-charge of Kuju police outpost in Ramgarh, said.

"Despite attempts, the could not save the day and hit the bike, killing the motorcyclist on the spot. Another person, riding pillion, suffered injuries in the collision," he said, adding that the and two other passengers in the car escaped unhurt even after falling into the ditch.

The injured person was sent to Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in Ranchi, sources said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, June 11 2018. 14:10 IST