BONGAIGAON, June 14 � Four passengers died on the spot and another 18 were severely injured when a Tata Magic vehicle hit a truck head-on at Nayagaon under Abhayapuri PS in Bongaigaon district this noon. The Tata Magic was carrying 22 people including the driver.
PTI adds in Guwahati: In another incident, three children, all brothers, were crushed to death by a speeding truck in Goalpara district today, police said.
The three brothers, riding a bicycle, were crushed to death by a speeding sand-laden truck at Balodmari Char area under Goalpara Sadar police station.
The trio have been identified as eight-year-old Khalilur Rahman, six year old Hazrat Ali and four-year old Hasan Ali � all sons of one Mukram Ali.
The driver and the helper of the truck are absconding and the police have launched a massive search operation to nab them, police added.