Speeding Train Rams Into Passenger Vehicle In Assam’s Dhubri, 2 Dead
In a shocking incident in the Dhubri district of Assam, a train coming at full speed rammed into a passenger vehicle at the railway crossing of an unmanned railway gate.
The incident took place on Friday 18 February in the Boniamari area that comes under Golakganj which is in the Dhubri district of Assam.
According to reports, the incident occured as a speeding demon train hit the Vehicle at the railway crossing in Boniamari. The four-wheeler identified as Alto got badly damaged as a result of the train’s violent crash.
It is reported that the train was moving from Siliguri in West Bengal and at the time of the accident it was heading towards new Bongaigaon.
The train the coming from one side and at that moment the Alto car was trying to cross the railway crossing before the arrival of the train.
Sources informed there was no rail gate at the railway crossing where the incident took place on Friday evening.
The police officials had reached the spot after getting informed about the incident.
The driver of the Alto car has been identified as Dilwar Hussain and as per information from the locals, two people are expected to be travelling in the vehicle.
The 2 persons inside the car are feared to be dead as the vehicle was being mowed down by the train.
Meanwhile, the rescue operation is going on at present by the officials to rescue those who got trapped inside the car following the accident. Reportedly excavator has been used to carry out further rescue operations.
Similar incident keeps occurring in various unauthorized railway crossings which cause huge loss to life and property therefore rail gate is an essential need in such areas to prevent these types of horrific incidents.
Earlier in the Karimganj district of Assam, one person was killed after a speeding train rammed into an auto van at an unnamed railway crossing near the Nilambazar area of Karimganj.