TNT News | Shillong, Feb 07, 2018:
Six people sustained injuries in road accidents which took place place in several places in the state.
In the first case, three people were injured in an accident that happened on Tuesday night at around 11.10 PM in Mawkriah, East Khasi Hills. This accident happened when one truck (ML05 H 5379) which was heading towards Shillong was hit by another truck (NL01 K 1866) that was coming from the opposite direction. In this incident both the driver of these two vehicle were severely injured and one handyman sustained minor injuries. The injured victims are identified as Dromsing Kharjana (32) (Driver of ML05 H 5379), Kumjuhhi Lamare (34) and Apnamon Shadap (28) (Driver and handyman of NL01 K 1866). The Mawphlang and Shillong Civil Based 108 Ambulance helped in shifting all the injured victims for treatment to Shillong Civil Hospital.
In another case of road traffic accident, one Dip Singh (32) was severely injured after the bike that he was riding was hit by a running truck that was coming from behind. This incident happened in Mookhep, East Jaintia Hills district at around 12.10 AM on Wednesday when Dip Singh along with a pillion rider were on the way to Lumshnong. No injury was reported from the pillion rider. Dip Singh was immediately shifted for treatment to Jowai Civil Hospital by a Khliehriat base 108 ambulance.
In an accident that happened in Mawiaban in West Khasi Hills, one coal loaded truck that was heading towards Nongstoin from Maweit went off road and hit the road barrier. This accident happened on Wednesday morning at around 8.00 AM. In this incident, one helper of this truck sustained injury and he has been identified as Trowell Syngkli (30) and he was shifted for treatment to Nongstoin Civil Hospital by a Nongstoin Civil based 108 ambulance.
In yet another case of accident, one Pynkupbor Lapang (32) sustained injuries when the bike that he was riding on skid and fall. This incident happened on Wednesday at around 2.20 pm in Sadew, East Khasi Hills when Pynkupbor Lapang was on his way to Nongpoh from Mawngap. The 108 emergency service was immediately alerted and the Sohiong based 108 ambulance was dispatched and shifted the injured victim to Pomlum PHC.