5 dead, 4 injured as Dumper hits Tempo at Kuruabahi, Nagaon


Guwahati: At least 5 people were killed and 4 others were injured, including a woman and two children in a tragic road mishap at Kuruabahi, Nagaon district on Saturday evening.

According to Assam Police officials, the tragic accident took place near Kuruabahi LP School where a passenger Tempo carrying passengers bearing registration number AS-02-E-6152 coming from Nagaon had a head-on-collision with a Dumper (AS-02-AC-0736) coming from the opposite direction at the Nagaon-Morigaon PWD road.

The five deceased have been identified as Dulumoni Devi (Jamuguri), Abbas Ali (Jajari Barmanipur Nisantola), Pranjal Bordoloi (Jajari Barmanipur), Sonti Ahmed and Atikur Rehman. On the other hand, the injured people were immediately rushed to Nagaon’s Bhogeswari Phukanani Civil hospital and have been identified as Humbar Ali, Tanmay Nath (minor), Shilpa Nath (minor) and Dambaru Hira.