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Nine persons die in accident at Golaghat

At least nine people were killed and 25 others injured today when the bus they were travelling collided with a coal-laden truck at Golaghat in Assam.



Jorhat: At least nine people were
killed and 25 others injured today when the bus they were
travelling collided with a coal-laden truck at Golaghat in
Assam.

Seven persons, including the drivers of both vehicles,
died on the spot, the police said.

A coal-laden truck from Magarita collided head on with
the passenger bus going from Guwahati to Tinsukia on NH-37 at
Borgaon at 4:10 am.

Two others died later in the hospital, the police
said.

The injured people were admitted to Golaghat Civil
Hospital.

The truck driver was identified as Narender Singh and
other victims were charred beyond recognition.

PTI

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