Kolkata: A car accident took place in Central Garden Reach Road near Dhobi Talao around 1:40 a.m on Tuesday. The incident took lives of two, one of which was aged 23 and other aged 24. There were three more people who were injured and all were taken to SSKM Hospital trauma centre. All the victims are aged between 22 and 26 and lived in Lichubagan area of Metiabruz.
The car was driven from the wrong flank which ended up colliding with a truck. The driver of the truck has been taken under custody although investigations found that the truck mudguard is damaged which indicates that efforts were made to avoid the collision.
No traces of alcohol were found in any of the victims, all of them were returning home after having dinner when the incident happened.