Six die in Assam accident

Published: 01st August 2012 08:20 PM  |   Last Updated: 01st August 2012 08:20 PM   |  A+A-


Six people, four of them from a family, were killed Wednesday when an ambulance in which they were in collided with a truck, police said.

The accident took place near Nellie in Morigaon district. The dead included a woman and the patient being taken for treatment to Guwahati.

Police said those killed included Kanak Basumatary, a patient who had been referred to the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital by a hospital in Tezpur. The driver of the ambulance and his helper were also killed.


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