Five students of Assam’s NC College located in Badarpur were travelling in a car towards Kalain when their vehicle collided with a truck which was coming from the opposite direction.
The car fell into a ditch due to the impact of the collision. (Photo: Twitter)
At least five college students died in a road accident in Assam’s Cachar district on Wednesday.
The incident took place in the Katigora area in Cachar district where a car with the students in it collided head-on with a truck.
According to the reports, five students of NC College located in Badarpur were travelling in a car towards Kalain when their car collided with a truck which was coming from the opposite direction.
After the collision, the car fell into a ditch 50 meters away from the road.
Four students died on spot and another received serious injuries. Locals took him to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
According to eyewitnesses, both the vehicles were plying at full speed.
The deceased persons were identified as Salman Ahmed, Arif Ahmed, Govinda Baishnav, Manjur Ahmed and Jafar Hussain.