A father along with his son was killed in a road accident near Bhagalpur when they were returning to their hometown of Durgapur in West Bengal.
Balvir Singh, 50 and his son Rahul Singh, 19 died in a car accident in Bihar on Sunday. The pathetic news made the residents of Steel Township grief stricken.
Mr. Balvir, a resident of Akbar Road of Durgapur Steel Township was driving his Swift while returning from Dumka. His wife, Runi Devi and son, Rahul Singh, a first year Engineering student at a private engineering college of Durgapur was with him.
The car driven by Mr. Balvir was standing in a traffic signal, when a over loaded truck carrying maize fell on the car after hitting a dumper. Unable to bear the load of the truck, the Swift collapsed killing both the father and son on the spot.
Balvir’s wife has been critically injured and has been hospitalized in Mission Hospital of Durgapur.