Two Durgapur youths were killed in a road mishap yesterday. The accident occurred at Akbar Road of Durgapur’s Steel Township yesterday afternoon.
The two youths were on a motorcycle when a speeding mini matador van lost control and hit them head on. Ria-ut Alam (27) a resident of Bihar’s Muzaffarpur sustained fatal injury and died on the spot. Alam was driving the motorbike.
Alam’s friend Ramaprasad Mondal, who was the pillion rider also suffered massive injury and was rushed to the nearby Durgapur Steel Plant Hospital. There Mondal succumbed to his injuries and died late night.
The incident of road mishap occurred on the notorious stretch of Akbar Road connecting Benachity Market and A-Zone Boy’s School.