A woman died on the spot and two others succumbed to their injuries after a speeding Innova vehicle bearing registration no AS03H2223 rammed into a group of people in Upper Assam’s Tinsukia district in the morning hours of September 28th, 2019.
As per reports, the incident took place near the Paradise Cinema Hall at Durgabari in Tinsukia town when the vehicle was witnessed by some pedestrians speeding through the busy intersection before plowing the crowd.
Out of the three a woman identified as Numali Barua, resident of Borguri area was killed at the spot and the other two Ritamoni Gohain and Priya Gohain who were referred to the Dibrugarh medical college for advanced treatment have been been reported dead.
Post the incident an irate mob thrashed the owner of the vehicle Gaurav Dey leaving him seriously injured. He has been sent to the hospital.
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