GANGTOK, December 5, 2017: In a shocking incident, a woman was killed when an IOC tanker overturned and fell on her on the NH 10 under Rangpo police station area in East Sikkim.
According to police sources it was informed that the incident took place at about 35kms away from the state capital where a tanker carrying diesel consignment lost control and overturned on a woman who had just got off a taxi.
The victim died on the spot and has been identified as Purba Doma Lepcha, a resident of Adarsh Gaon, South Sikkim.
Police said that the tanker driver has been arrested and the body was sent for postmortem to Singtam hospital.
(TNT with inputs from Outlook)
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