IMPHAL May 27: Separate road mishaps have claimed the lives of four persons including a woman, while three are left with serious injuries since yesterday in the state.
The first accident occurred along the Imphal Jiribam road near Moidangpok at around 10.45 pm yesterday when a truck (MN01/6163) collided with a tree near the roadside. The driver Konjengbam Kumar Meitei, 27, s/o K Mohan of Kadompokpi Mayai Leikai was rushed to RIMS hospital but succumbed to his injuries.
In another incident the owner of a truck died instantly at the spot when his truck carrying concrete pipes skidded and fell into a ravine at Lambui along the Imphal Ukhrul road. The victim has been identified as Laishram Jugol,72, of Lamdeng Khunou. The accident which happened today at around 11 am left three others with serious injuries other than the owner who died at the spot.
In yet another accident at an interior part of Senapati district, two persons were left dead when the tourist Bolero jeep they were traveling in fell into a road culvert. The victims has been identified as K S Robert, 33,of Ukhrul, driver of the bolero and a tourist from Delhi identified as Kabita Kumar,45,w/o Krishna Kumar of Delhi.